The Maryland Coalition for Financial Literacy (MCFL) is an advocacy group that realizes the need for all Maryland students and adults to acquire the skills and knowledge they need to make more informed financial decisions. Since every public school in Maryland is required to include the Maryland Standards for Personal Finance Education in the curriculum, MCFL’s primary focus is to provide teacher training, classroom tested materials, and curricular assistance in an effort to increase both the quantity and quality of personal finance education in Maryland.
Survey of the States - 2014
Every two years, the Council for Economic Education (CEE) conducts a comprehensive look into the state of K-12 economic and financial education in the United States.
Financial Statistics for Maryland
The Scorecard enables states to benchmark their outcomes and policies against other states in five issue areas: Financial Assets & Income, Businesses & Jobs, Housing & Homeownership, Health Care, and Education.
CEE National Conference
The Council for Economic Education’s annual conference features a diverse selection of professional development workshops on economic and financial literacy geared for elementary, middle and high school levels.Read More »
Free Credit Reports
The saying goes that “There is no such thing as a free lunch.” However, you can check your credit reports for free once a year at annualcreditreport.com.Read More »