In celebration of April and Financial Capability Month, the Making Cents Project is showcasing a different financial education program or resource each day of the month. Lucky number 13 in this series is Financial Entertainment.
Financial Entertainment is a library of free online and mobile games that aim to improve personal financial capability, knowledge, and self-confidence. Commonwealth, the maker of the games, believes in the ability of video games to engage and excite players about topics that may otherwise be perceived as dry or boring. Since launching in 2010, Financial Entertainment has seen over 671,000 users.
Check out the six games they offer and see which might help your students reinforce their financial knowledge and skills: