Working with a number of local organizations, Massachusetts Bankers Association and our member banks are committed to improving the financial literacy among adults, families, homeowners and business owners.

Many of our member banks participate in, or organize, financial literacy initiatives in their local schools, communities, state colleges and universities. A few of the programs utilized by members include: 

Mass Banker continues to play a leadership role in working with the FDIC in promoting the Money Smart Program and the Boston Alliance for Economic Inclusion (BAEI).

On December 3, 2015 ¬¬ Treasurer Deb Goldberg, in conjunction with the Financial Literacy Task Force, released a statewide report on the status of financial education initiatives throughout the Commonwealth. MBA was pleased to see the Treasurer make financial literacy a cornerstone of her administration and was honored to serve on the Task Force. For more information on the report, please click here.