Welcome to Financial Literacy Month 2024!

Empowering You to Take Control of Your Finances

What is Financial Literacy Month?

This is the 21st anniversary of April as National Financial Literacy Month, a milestone that underscores the timeless value of financial education in our rapidly evolving economic landscape.This annual campaign is aimed at promoting the importance of financial education and empowering individuals to make informed financial decisions. Throughout the month of April, we at BANKWEST celebrate and emphasize the significance of financial literacy in achieving financial well-being.

Why is Financial Literacy Important?

Financial literacy is the foundation of financial well-being. It equips individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to manage their money effectively, make sound financial decisions, and plan for the future. By improving financial literacy, individuals can avoid debt traps, build savings, invest wisely, and achieve their financial goals.

Join Us in Celebrating Financial Literacy Month!

Throughout April, we will be offering a variety of resources and educational materials to help you enhance your financial literacy. From helpful budgeting strategies, establishing good savings habits, understanding financial products and services, senior adult protection advice to Teach Children To Save day, we have something for everyone. Join us in taking control of your finances and building a secure financial future.

Key Focus Areas:

  • Week 1 - Budgeting Basics: Learn how to create and stick to a budget that aligns with your financial goals.
  • Week 2 - Financial Products and Services: Gain insights into financial products and services to help you make informed decisions.
  • Week 3 - Protecting Senior Adults: Equipping seniors with the knowledge and tools to safeguard their finances.  
  • Week 4 - Teach Children to Save: Teaching children the importance of saving money and making responsible financial decisions.

Get Involved!

  • Subscribe: Sign up for our BANKWEST newsletter to receive updates, tips, and resources throughout Financial Literacy Month.
  • Follow Us: Connect with us on social media to join the conversation and stay informed about upcoming events and initiatives.

Together, Let's Build a Brighter Financial Future!

Join us at BANKWEST in celebrating Financial Literacy Month and take the first step towards achieving financial empowerment and security. Together, we can build a brighter financial future for ourselves and our communities.