Youth Financial Literacy

youth financial literacy workers

TLC Community Credit Union is proud to be teaching the youth in Lenawee & Monroe County. TLC currently has 15 student-run credit union branches throughout Lenawee County. Each branch simulates the functions and roles of a real branch. 



Program Objectives

  • To create a new generation of savers by showing the importance of setting realistic savings goals
  • To increase the youth's knowledge of the different types of services available at a credit union (e.g., savings accounts, checking accounts, loan and credit information)
  • To create an educational environment in which young people will have hands on experience in a financial setting



Program Benefits

Encourages good saving habits at an early age, helps to promote financial responsibility in adulthood, and develops confidence where money management decisions are concerned.


Program Services

  • Provides a regular savings account to students with no service fee and the initial deposit is only a quarter ($0.25).Online student member application
  • Student-operated credit union branches are in numerous Lenawee County schools
  • Age appropriate savings incentives for youth members
  • Classroom presentations in schools regarding money management

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Youth Financial Literacy Program Schedule

School
Day
Time
ADDISON Monday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
PRAIRIE - ADRIAN Monday 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MADISON Tuesday 8:45 AM - 10:45 AM
COMPASS LC - TECUMSEH Tuesday 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM
DUNDEE Wednesday 7:50 AM - 9:10 AM
BRITTON Wednesday 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
DEERFIELD
Wednesday 9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
LINCOLN - ADRIAN Wednesday 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
ONSTED Wednesday 1:20 PM - 2:15 PM
MICHENER - ADRIAN Wednesday 2:15 PM  - 3:30 PM
SAND CREEK Thursday 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
CLINTON Thursday 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
ALEXANDER - ADRIAN
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SOUTH ELC - TECUMSEH Thursday 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
NORTH ELC - TECUMSEH Thursday 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM