Will the citizens of Shady Acres ever escape the clutches of financial fraudsters?
Shady Acres is an interactive, online game from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Investor Education Foundation. The denizens of Shady Acres apparently have disposable income burning holes in their pockets and could be easy pickings for the resident con artist, Connor. Connor is also something of a Fagan, teaching others the art of the con. Connor and his minions have a worthy adversary, however: Fiona, the Fraud Fighting Agency's lead agent (that's her on the left).
The National Endowment for Financial Education's workshop kits contain tools and resources to deliver financial education information to underserved audiences. Whether you are a financial planning professional, social services professional, community volunteer, financial educator, or human resources professional, the Workshop Kits provides a level of focus and specialization that you can use to be more comfortable, more efficient, and more effective in your work. They can be used separately or together.
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.'s (FDIC) Money Smart series offers curriculums for students in elementary school to older adults. Money Smart for Young People has four curriculums for students in elementary school and through high school. A Teacher Online Resource Center, developed by the FDIC and the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, is also available.