An Affiliate of

Econ Illinois

Upcoming Events

Children's Money Smart Sorytime

April 25, 2016
4-6 p.m.

Cost of Convenience

April 27, 2016
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Financial Burden of College

April 20, 2016
5:30 - 7 p.m.

April is Financial Literacy Month! 

View the calendar below to learn more about events focused on fiancial literacy.  Looking for other ways to get involved?  Here are some more suggested activities.

Financial Literacy Calendar

NIU Center for Economic Education

The NIU Center for Economic Education is committed to helping K-12 teachers guide their students through our complex financial landscape because learning about economics and personal finance prepares students to make wise decisions as consumers, investors, citizens, and participants in the global economy.  We deliver teacher workshops and sponsor student activities designed to improve competencies in financial literacy while also improving achievements in reading and mathematics.

The Center offers

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