FSA – Money Smart for Adults (2022)

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Program Description is taken from The First Step Act Approved Program Guide,  1/2022 Money Smart for Adults is an instructor-led course consisting of eleven training modules that cover basic financial topics. Topics include a description of deposit and credit services offered by financial institutions, choosing and maintaining a checking account, spending plans, the importance of saving, how to obtain and use credit effectively, and the basics of building or repairing credit.


Time Frame
Hours This program is typically completed in 32 hours.
Needs Addressed Finance/Poverty
Program Delivery To ensure program fidelity and proper credit, Money Smart for Adults must be delivered by Business Office Staff or Unit Team. This program may also be delivered by a qualified volunteer or contractor.
Institution Locations Available at all BOP institutions.