NCCEE Executive Director, Sandy Wheat, was a source for this article on providing credit cards to your teen, do's and don'ts when giving teens their first credit card. Help them use it wisely, but protect your credit. Read article here.
December 5, 2017 | BUIES CREEK – Campbell Business School co-hosted a day-long field trip, “Experiencing Life as a Camel,” for 25 middle and high school homeschool students and their parents and teachers on Tuesday, Nov 21. The event was a partnership alongside the North Carolina Council on... [read more]
May 24 - SIFMA and the SIFMA Foundation Announce the Top 10 Winners of the 14th Annual Stock Market Game™ Capitol Hill Challenge. Congratulations South Point High School for placing 4th, championed by Senator Thom Tillis. Read press release here.
Fidelity and the North Carolina Council on Economic Education teamed up once again to host a professional development workshop on personal finance for more than 40 educators in Wake County.
Raleigh, NC - Congratulations to all 2016-2017 Stock Market Game participants, special recognition to the winning teams from across the state, said teams will be recognized during two ceremonies. The SMG sessions were made possible by our program partners Coastal Credit Union, Ally Financial, and... [read more]
Charlotte, NC, April 18 - Money Smart Week NC is officially underway, the 2017 State Championship of the Personal Finance Challenge marked the beginning of state wide efforts that bring awareness to the gap and need for financial education for all North Carolina citizens, especially young adults.... [read more]
March 27, 2017 | Written by: Sandy Wheat | Categorized: IBM Impact Grants
A record-high number of Americans are facing challenging financial circumstances in large measure because of poor or non-existent economic education. Whether it’s the basics of individual or family budgeting, borrowing for... [read more]
Raleigh, NC, April 4, 2017 - NCCEE announces the winning teams for the online round of the North Carolina Personal Finance Challenge. Teams across the state competed for one of eight spots to advance to the State Championship. Congratulations to the advancing teams, they will compete in the State... [read more]
Raleigh, NC, April 4, 2017 - NCCEE announces the 2017 NCCEE Economics Challenge State Champions. The NC Economics Challenge was held at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Charlotte Branch on March 31. Congratulations to our winning teams and finalists! State Champions: Team ATF from William G.... [read more]
Raleigh, NC, March 22, 2017 - NCCEE announces the winning teams for the online round of the North Carolina Economics Challenge. Teams across the state competed for one of eight spots to advance to the State Championship. Congratulations to the advancing teams in the David Ricardo and Adam Smith... [read more]