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Business Buzz: Credit Union Program Honored

Wednesday, September 21, 2016  
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Sun This Week (September 21, 2016) - ...Ideal Credit Union has received a 2016 Desjardins Youth Financial Literacy Award for its Money Talks financial literacy program. The unique peer-to-peer program is taught by high school age Ideal Student Credit Union employees to high school age students, and features the building blocks of personal finance: budgeting, savings and investments, credit, and money management tools. Ideal Credit Union’s winning entry now moves to the national competition, where it will compete with financial education projects from credit unions in other states.

This is the second time the Money Talks program has earned Youth Desjardin honors.

Ideal Credit Union is based in Woodbury and has an Eagan location.

Minnesota Credit Union Network
555 Wabasha Street N, Suite 200
St. Paul, MN 55102

(651) 288-5170
(800) 477-1034