Louise Walker Opinion Piece Discusses Importance of Financial Education

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Louise Walker, president and CEO of First Northern Bank, and CBA board member, recently authored a Sacramento Bee opinion piece which discusses the importance of early financial education in California schools.

The article, which you can read here, stresses the need for a strong foundation in financial education and the importance for children to learn how to budget, save and plan for their future.

Underscoring the importance of financial education programs in your community, CBA also recently announced a special summer promotion with EverFi, the leader in financial education technology and CBA strategic partner. For more information on the promotion, please visit http://info.everfi.com/CBA2013.html.

CBA has also created a financial literacy resource page, which contains ways your bank can get involved and many financial literacy resource links from federal and state regulators and agencies.