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Cordray Long Dedicated to Financial Literacy

Richard Cordray, long-time financial literacy advocate and the new Director of the Consumer Protection Bureau, has an extensive history of working with Visa to improve financial education. He demonstrated his quest to improve global financial literacy by partnering with Visa as a speaker at the 2007 Financial Literacy and Education Summit and on the Ohio rollout of the educational game, Financial Football.

Role in the Financial Literacy and Education Summit

Cordray played an integral role in Visa's first annual Financial Literacy and Education Summit as a featured panelist. The then-state treasurer of Ohio joined the discussion on policy along with other leaders in the field of financial education. Discussion focused on ways to promote financial education on a national level.

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Role in the Financial Literacy and Education Summit

Financial Literacy Education Though Video Games

Cordray also partnered with Visa on the early distribution of Visa's NFL-themed educational game, Financial Football. He assisted with the statewide rollout of the game in Ohio in 2007, distributing copies of the game to every high school and public library in the state. Via an event at a local school, Cordray also teamed up with Cleveland Browns' players to promote the game.

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Cordray In the News


Cordray In the News
Columbus Dispatch – September 19, 2007

Browns QB Kicks Off Money Game

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Cordray In the News
The Plain Dealer – September 19, 2007

Browns rookie QB on the money

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Ohio Treasurer Richard Cordray promotes financial literacy

State Treasurer Richard Cordray is promoting a pre-developed financial literacy curriculum for Ohio school districts.

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