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Each month in the Practical Money Skills e-newsletter we feature an innovative educator and provide you with the latest news and updates from your favorite Practical Money Skills columns. Sign up here to have the newsletter delivered to your inbox monthly.

Welcome to the January 2017 Edition of the Practical Money Skills for Life Newsletter

SAVE THE DATE: 2017 Financial Literacy Summit

Register for the 11th annual Financial Literacy Summit themed "Expanding Equal Access to Financial Education" on April 12 co-hosted by Visa and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Read more

How to Turn Monetary Gifts into Teachable Moments

Did your children receive gift cards or money this year? Kids are often excited to choose what to buy, and you could make the most of the moment by teaching them valuable financial lessons. Read more

Tweet Questions to Summit Speakers

Share your questions with our panelists using the hashtag #FinLitSummit. Select questions will be posed to panelists by moderators ahead of and during the live event on April 12, 2017. Read more

Simple Ways to Make Your Appliances Last Longer

Imagine waking up to find that your refrigerator stopped working during the night. Consider these tips for saving money and keeping your appliances running efficiently. Read more

Meet This Month's Innovative Educator

After learning about the lack of financial education programs in SC, Tecoya Brantley-Williams focused her teaching efforts on empowering students to take the reins of their financial futures. Read more

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