Economics for Heroes

We are so excited to offer our very first, “Economics for Heroes,” a financial literacy event for Veterans and their families. This event will be part of our 2018 Money Smart Week offerings in the Council Bluffs area.

The event will be held Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Pottawattamie County Commission of Veteran’s Affairs office located at 623 6th Avenue, Council Bluffs, IA.

The event will be led by Ken King, former Consumer Credit Counseling Service and Family Service Association of Sheboygan, WI and Scott Niederjohn, Ph.D. University, Dean of the School of Business and Entrepreneurship.

For more information and a look at the agenda please click Economics for Hereos.

2015 Iowa Financial Literacy Summit – May 5th


First Iowa Financial Literacy Summit

May 5, 2015-

The first Iowa Financial Literacy Summit was held May 5 from 8 AM to 4 PM at the Iowa
Events Center in Des Moines with 250 educators, students, and financial professionals
attending. Bob Mantell, Administrator of the TS Institute in Treynor served on the state-
wide planning committee and was a key break-out session speaker discussing “Best
Practices in Financial Education”. Kyle Osborne, TS Institute, spoke to students about “A
Lesson in Debt Decision Making and Investing. Mick Guttau, TS Bank, spoke on a panel
about “Lessons Learned by Financial Services Professionals.” Also attending from TS
Institute was Patty Fleming and from TS Bank, Judy Guttau.

The event was sponsored by Iowa Student Loan, Iowa Bankers Association, Junior
Achievement, Community Bankers of Iowa, Iowa Credit Union Foundation and Wells Fargo.
Director of Community Reinvestment

For more info click here.