Chesapeake Bank provides remote-learning financial literacy program for school

Students are getting a free education in how to manage their money.

Chesapeake Bank is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make online, remote-friendly curriculum available to 18 schools in Gloucester, Henrico, James City, Lancaster, Mathews and other counties completely free.

“Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids get their own accounts, and they work through assignments that are based on real life,” said co-founder Morgan Vandagriff. “But because Chesapeake Bank is sponsoring it, local schools get it for free. More than ever, it’s important that kids develop sound financial skills to prepare them for…[to-view-more]