Financial Literacy

Fortifi Bank – Growin’ Wisconsin since 1876.

 

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Bringing financial concepts to life.

EverFi – Financial Literacy is an engaging online resource that uses video, animations, and interactive activities to bring complex financial concepts to life for high school students. EverFi tracks individual student progress and knowledge gain. Those students that successfully complete all nine modules obtain a certification in financial literacy. As they embark on their adult journey, this can be a powerful tool for job, college, and internship applications. Team members from Fortifi Bank visit classrooms each year to interact with students and reaffirm how the financial skills they are learning will set them up for success in the future.

The program covers the topics of:

  • Savings
  • Banking
  • Credit Card & Interest Rates
  • Credit Score
  • Financing Higher Education
  • Renting vs Owning
  • Taxes & Insurance
  • Consumer Protection
  • Investing

Fortifi Bank currently sponsors 11 high schools. Since 2012:

  • 2,699 Wisconsin students reached
  • 10,742 learning hours spent
  • 15,885 learning modules completed
  • $15,000 in scholarships awarded to graduating seniors