TMBA produces youth-oriented financial literacy videoMortgagePress.comTexas Mortgage Bankers Association, TMBA, financial literacy, Home Economic Network
The Texas Mortgage Bankers Association (TMBA) has produced a
video presentation introduction on credit, how to use it wisely,
and how it can affect lives. This video and materials on managing
credit will be made available to high schools, youth groups and
community-based organizations throughout Texas to educate young
people on using credit wisely. The Home Economic Network video and
educational materials are available at no cost. The video and
materials can be viewed through the TMBA Web site a www.texasmba.org/HomeEcoNet/.
The videos have been distributed to all Texas State
Representatives. State Representative Dan Flynn of House District 2
office reports that, "Our office would like to help in whatever way
we can with the Home Economic Network credit program. Please let us
know what you need help with and we would be happy to do what is
TMBA's Home Economic Network video has also won the approval of
Texas Public Broadcasting Association and is now listed on the
Texas Digital Datacasting Pilot Project, which partners with the
Texas Education Agency.
At this point, TMBA's objective is to get the video and credit
educational resources in front of young adults who can benefit from
these learning tools. For more information or a copy of the DVD and
educational materials please visit TMBA's Web site at www.texasmba.org/HomeEcoNet/.