FARMERS BRANCH, Texas (1/15/14)--Financial expert and best-selling author Jean Chatzky will be the keynote speaker for the Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation's FOCUS Summit.
Chatzky is director of education at SavvyMoney and financial editor for NBC's "Today" show. For the past year, her book "Money Rules: The Simple Path to Lifelong Security" has been distributed through a National Credit Union Foundation initiative.
The FOCUS Summit, set for Feb. 6-7, connects financial education advocates. The agenda for the Dallas meeting includes:
An overview of financial education tools aimed at various age ranges;
A performance by The Disclosures, a Madison, Wis., musical duo that focuses on financial literacy and social responsibility;
A life simulation facilitated by Lois Kitsch, REAL Solutions national program manager, National Credit Union Foundation; and
A best-practice panel with school officials that will focus on sustainable relationships with schools.