Connecticut League Announces New President/CEO

Jill-Nowacki

MERIDEN, Conn. — The Credit Union League of Connecticut’s Board of Directors has appointed Jill Nowacki as the new President and CEO of the League. Nowacki joins the League after working in credit uni … [Read more...]

Hartford Chapter Financial Reality Fair Lights Up State Capitol

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On Wednesday, October 30th, over 350 students from 14 different schools descended on the State Capitol to participate in this year’s Hartford area Financial Reality Fair put on by over 50 CT credit u … [Read more...]

New Haven Chapter Reality Fair Brings Fun Financial Literacy to Hamden HS

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On Wednesday, October 9th, over 300 students from 5 different schools ran the gauntlet that was the New Haven Chapter Financial Reality Fair at Hamden High School. Wave after wave of students … [Read more...]

League Collaboration and Innovation Conference Cooks Up Big Ideas for Connecticut Credit Unions

With the foliage season in full swing, representatives from credit unions all across Connecticut gathered, like so many maple leaves piling in the yard, to attend the League’s annual Collaboration and … [Read more...]

League Interim President, Keith Wiemert Gives Opening Address at CUNA Community Conference

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Keith Wiemert, Interim President & CEO of the Credit Union League of Connecticut provided welcoming remarks at the CUNA Community Credit union Conference held at Mohegan Sun Casino in … [Read more...]

1st Annual Financial Reality Fair Foundation Charity Golf Tournament “Tee it up for Financial Literacy” Huge Success

MERIDEN, CT — Fearing the chill of the newly arrived Connecticut Fall, golfers arrived on Wednesday with jackets but quickly shed them on what became a picture perfect day at Tunxis Plantation Country … [Read more...]

Bridgeport

The Bridgeport Chapter Reality Fair will be held at the Housatonic Community College, in Bridgeport, on April 9th, 2014. This Fair, providing a hands-on financial experience, is for high school … [Read more...]

Fair Schedule

2013-2014 Fair Schedule October 9, 2013 – Hamden High School, Hamden October 30, 2013 – Connecticut State Capitol, Hartford March 26, 2014 – UCONN, Stamford Campus, Stamford April 1, 2014 – Central … [Read more...]

About Financial Reality Fairs

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Connecticut Credit Unions Providing Youth Financial Literacy— A CT Real Solutions Project How Connecticut’s credit unions are investing in the future. Connecticut Credit Unions in the Com … [Read more...]

Financial Reality Fair Site

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Question: When is 47.5% an acceptable test score? Answer: When you are a high school senior taking a financial literacy test. That isn’t exactly true…we don’t consider that an acceptable score, but t … [Read more...]