What is Financial Literacy?

Financial literacy is understanding how money works: how you make, manage, and invest your money wisely. Knowing the basics of managing your money will help you become self-sufficient and achieve financial stability.

 

Mission Statement:

The goal of FLY@ECU is to provide East Central University students with the information and tools to become financially savvy and successful.

 

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An investment in knowledge pays
the best interest."

                         Benjamin Franklin

 

“Unless you control your money,
making more won't help.  You'll
just have bigger payments.”
                   

                                Dave Ramsey

 

“Money is only a tool.  It will take
you wherever you wish, but it
will not replace you as the driver."

                                      Ayn Rand 

 

“Formal education will make you
a living; self-education will make
you a fortune.”
                                       Jim Rohn   

 

"When money realizes it is in good
hands, it wants to stay and multiply
in those hands.”

                        Idowu Koyenkikan

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