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Learning how to be more financially aware.
Don’t Be Jack™ brings to life real financial principles by stressing the importance of spending less than you earn, having a written budget, having an emergency fund, saving for the future, understanding insurance, understanding your benefits, and being aware of fees.

Game lessons were created with specific adult learning objectives in mind. There are four categories of cards that cover a broad array of financial topics that specifically address the unique financial needs of public school employees:

  • Knowledge: Financial seminars, terms, resources, benefits.
  • Saving: Retirement, emergency funds, kids’ college, large expenses.
  • Planning: Budgeting, proper insurance coverage, preparing for large purchases.
  • Spending: Fees, credit cards, flex spending accounts.

The game takes 90 minutes to play and accommodates
16-30 participants.

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