NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At the end of 2020, 90% of Americans said finances impacted their anxiety and stress. To empower the next generation with the knowledge and confidence they need to avoid money stress in the future, the U.S. Air Force is providing Ramsey Solutions’ Foundations in Personal Finance curriculum to 150 high schools across the United States.
Personal finance expert Dave Ramsey created Foundations in Personal Finance, an easy-to-use, turn-key school curriculum that teaches students the value of saving, spending, and giving to guide them down the path of financial literacy.
“The pandemic has taught us all many lessons, one being that becoming financially responsible can save you in times of trouble," said Jim King, Executive Vice President of Ramsey Education. “Ramsey Solutions is honored to come together with the Air Force and provide a source of financial education for students to be well-prepared for the real world.”
Ramsey Solutions and the Air Force share the common mission of helping people in various aspects of their lives.
“Ramsey Solutions is committed to helping people build wealth, grow their leadership skills and enhance their lives through personal development,” said Major Jason Wyche, Chief, Air Force National Events Branch at Air Force Recruiting Service. “This commitment falls directly in line with the Air Force Core Values of Integrity, Service, and Excellence. This partnership allows the U.S. Air Force to share opportunities for individuals to continue their growth through service to their nation and be a part of something bigger than themselves.”
More than five million students have taken Foundations in Personal Finance in middle schools, high schools and universities. Foundations in Personal Finance can be used as a resource to fulfill requirements in mathematics, economics, family and consumer sciences, social studies, business mathematics and personal finance.
Ramsey Education is a division of Ramsey Solutions. For more information about the curriculum, go to https://www.ramseyeducation.com/.
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