Money Misbehaving: Why We Do What We Do With Our Money

Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016

The 2016 Financial Education in Oklahoma (FEiO) Conference brought a variety of financial literacy stakeholders together to explore the many ways consumers misbehave when managing money. Attendees enjoyed a day of networking and learning what they can do as a financial educators to help their students and clients navigate the journey to financial success.

In addition to exploring resources and learning creative strategies for meeting audiences’ unique needs, attendees enjoyed a motivating keynote message from comedic financial expert, Colin Ryan. Colin was named one of the top 10 money presenters in the nation and was a featured speaker at the 2015 Jump$tart National Educator Conference.

This conference, designed for classroom teachers, community educators and financial services professionals offered variety of breakout sessions:

  • Deeper Into Your Money Story
  • Give Me Liberty or Give Me Debt
  • Gen Y Personal Finances: A Crisis of Confidence and Capability
  • Are You Diversified or Too Risky?
  • Silencing Your Inner Over-Spender
  • How Your Investing Misbehavior Can Cost You
  • Clash of Cultures: Financial Education Meets Generational Poverty
  • Get Cash Now! And Other Lies of the Payday Loan Industry
  • Fraudsters Lurk in Trusted Places

Attendees also had the opportunity to visit with vendors to explore local resources they can use to enhance their financial education efforts. Thank you to those who exhibited:

  • The Oklahoma Council on Economic Education
  • The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Oklahoma City Branch
  • Choctaw Asset Building
  • Invest Ed
  • Oklahoma Money Matters
  • The Oklahoma Society of CPAs
  • The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis


The 2016 FEiO Conference was made possible through partnerships with our valued sponsors. Thank you!




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