The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

April 5, 2013

Corbett declares April Financial Education Month in PA

By Evamarie Socha
The Daily Item

— HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Corbett today proclaimed April to be “Financial Education Month” in Pennsylvania, calling it essential that Pennsylvanians of all ages know how to manage money, credit, investments and debt.

"As our economy continues to improve, it is important for Pennsylvanians to make educated decisions about how to invest and protect their money,” Corbett said in a statement.

In his proclamation, Corbett praised several Pennsylvania initiatives aimed at promoting financial education and literacy: