Financial Literacy

May 29, 2015
How credit unions can fix the financial literacy crisis premium
The Great Recession officially ended six years ago, but many consumers still believe they’re on shaky financial footing. According to a new study, more than a quarter of Americans (27 percent) say they don’t feel in control of their finances. The 2015 Consumer Banking Insights Study (CBI)—commissioned by BancVue on behalf of nearly 300 community financial institutions […]
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PiggyBot wins Appy Award premium
In a case of a pig truly flying, the PiggyBot allowance app for kids and families won an Appy Award at a red carpet award ceremony in New York City only two months after launching. Developed by BancVue as part of the Kasasa U financial literacy hub offered through community financial institutions, Piggybot was an instant hit nationwide, even reaching #1 in the iTunes App Store.
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BancVue CEO testifies before U.S. Congress premium
BancVue CEO Gabe Krajicek testified before U.S. Congress today on a hearing examining technology uses in financial literacy efforts. In addition to highlighting BancVue’s innovative financial literacy products (which was the reason he was invited to testify), Gabe used the opportunity to champion community banks and credit unions in front of this critical government audience.
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April 17, 2014
Financial literacy app reaches #1 premium
Kasasa® launched the PiggyBotTM allowance app for kids and families on April 1st — and it has been an instant hit to say the least. Averaging nearly 3,000 downloads every day, PiggyBot became the #1 app for kids in the iTunes® store (topping the likes of Barbie® and Mickey Mouse®) and was featured in The USA Today.
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