Press Releases

For Immediate Release
October 09, 2009 Contact: Charles Evenson

Media Advisory

Washington County to Take Part in 2009 Money Smart Week WisconsinSM

(Madison) The Washington County Money Smart Week Wisconsin planning team is offering over 45 events and activities as part of its 2009 Money Smart Week Wisconsin campaign.

A complete listing of events is available at:

Money Smart Week Wisconsin, created by Governor Doyle’s Council on Financial Literacy, was the first statewide financial literacy social awareness campaign in the country when it began in 2006. Its goal is to improve the financial literacy of Wisconsin citizens. It is modeled after similar campaigns run by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago in the cities of Chicago and Detroit. The Washington County planning group is one of 21 in the state this year.

Money Smart Week Wisconsin 2009 will run October 10-17, 2009.

For more information contact,
Chair: Keith Braun
Phone: 262-306-9241