Support for financial literacy initiatives by institutions in the United States

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In the United States, BBVA Compass is implementing a program on financial literacy in each stage of a person's life (childhood, youth and adulthood) through partnerships with two institutions:

  • American Bankers' Association (ABAEF), focusing on children's education, in which volunteers play a very important role. BBVA Compass employees participated in two initiatives designed to educate future consumers in the proper use of credit and the importance of saving:
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), with the
    • Money Smart” program which gives guidance to adults and adolescents on the proper use of financial products and services through 11 learning modules. Participation in 2011 totaled 1,884 people.