Understanding how to manage and grow your money is a fundamental skill that most young people are missing. Unfortunately, personal finance is just not taught in many schools. Fortunately, we’ve got you covered with practical tips to get a handle on your money. Pick from our ever-expanding It's a Money Thing library of financial topics and be prepared to up your financial IQ!



As the Young & Free Maine Spokester, I’ll do everything that I can to ensure that the 25-and-under crowd learns everything they need to know about managing their money. In fact, I’ll be learning and sharing my stories along with them. Having lived here my entire life, Maine is important to me, and we’re all the future of this state. Let’s learn together and have some fun along the way!
— Jake Holmes, Young & Free Maine Spokester
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Five of the Young & Free Spokesters recently got together in Austin, Texas.

To date, 38 creative, outgoing and Internet-savvy young people from around North America have held the coveted dream job of Young & Free Spokester. Each has brought their own unique style to the position and each has had a significant impact at their credit union and in their community. What does this mean to you? It means that 38 people have spent a ton of time researching, writing and creating blog posts and videos about financial stuff that matters to you!