Ramapo High School Students Experience their First Financial Reality Fair

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J. – Visions FCU held its first Reality Fair at Ramapo High School for the senior Health classes Tuesday, reaching approximately 225 students. Volunteers from the sponsoring credit union as well as XCEL FCU and the New Jersey Credit Union League manned the lifestyle tables set-up in the school’s library.

UNADJUSTEDNONRAW thumb 3dcSome students managed to live within their means while others discovered some of their choices put them in the red. Each student reviewed their experience and choices with a financial counselor.

More photos from the Reality Fair can be found on the New Jersey Credit Union Foundation Facebook page.

The Foundation and New Jersey credit unions has one more Reality Fairs planned before the end of the school year on the date listed below. If you are interested in volunteering, please reach out to Foundation Executive Director Marissa Anema.

June 11, 2019 – Wallace School Sponsored by Bay Atlantic FCU (Vineland)