Maui News

30 Maui teens learn about budgeting, credit and saving in financial literary class

Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio... Article will play after ad...
Playing in :00
A
A
A

Fifteen Maui teenagers graduated from the afternoon class of the MEO financial literacy class. Photo Courtesy: MEO

Maui Economic Opportunity’s Business Development Center hosted a financial literacy class for 30 teenagers to learn about budgeting, credit, saving – and the cost of raising children.

The four-day, in-person class ended Wednesday in Wailuku with a graduation ceremony. Students received a certificate and some goodies provided by Hawai‘i State Federal Credit Union.

Due to the popular interest in the class, morning and afternoon sessions were held. The instructors were Lianne Peros-Busch, MEO business development specialist, and Jaimie Dukelow of Hawai‘i State Federal Credit Union.

Darren Yamada (front), Jaede Hinau-Kobatake and Isabel Noble attend MEO’s teen financial literacy class. Photo Courtesy: MEO

The Business Development Center partnered on the workshop with the Maui County Office of Economic Development and the credit union.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay in-the-know with daily or weekly
headlines delivered straight to your inbox.
Cancel
Mahalo for Subscribing
×
Make the most of your Maui vacation with these top-rated activities: Maui Top 20: Maui Visitor & Tourism Information

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Maui Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments