The Chicago Money Smart Week 2019 Kickoff will take place on March 28th, 2019. Check back for more details!

Money Smart Week 2018 Kickoff

Money Smart Week® 2018 Opens with a Focus on Kids

The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago invites you to kick off Money Smart Week® 2018 on Thursday, April 19th from 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

Beth Kobliner

Join us for a free breakfast with author Beth Kobliner, who will share insights on helping students bridge the financial literacy gap between school and home. Beth wrote two New York Times bestsellers: Make Your Kid a Money Genius (Even If You’re Not) and Get a Financial Life: Personal Finance in Your Twenties and Thirties. She’ll be sharing a special video collaboration with SNL’s Kate McKinnon for Financial Literacy Month.

The first 250 attendees to register will receive a free copy of Beth's book, Make Your Kid a Money Genius (Even If You’re Not)*

Eric Lugo, Executive Vice Chancellor of City Colleges of Chicago, will introduce the winners of the Money Smart Kid essay contest.

The event convenes Money Smart Week Partners from Illinois and beyond as well financial educators from the financial services industry, government, nonprofits, the media and academia.

Please click here to register.

* must be present at the event to receive your copy