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About the MCC Financial Planning Program

Our Purpose:

To educate and empower others.

Our Vision:

Diverse cultures, vibrant communities, and self-empowered individuals to make best-interest financial decisions specific to unique values and objectives.

Our Values:

As the Metropolitan Community College Financial Planning Program, we embrace life-long common sense strategies used to accumulate and protect personal wealth.

Our Mission:

To educate
students as life-long learners

To advocate
for the rights and privileges of consumers

To empower
communities who are underserved and underrepresented

Our Strategies & Actions

Education

  • Create K-12 partnerships
  • Develop curricula and programs specific to financial education
  • Develop continuing education opportunities to serve MCC FPP alumni and area financial services industry

Advocacy

  • Create partnerships with existing consumer advocacy organization
    (e.g. Better Business Bureau, etc.)
  • Develop curricula and programs specific to consumer awareness and understanding
  • Develop educational opportunities for consumers

Empowerment

  • Create partnerships with existing consumer social programs
    (homeless shelters, food pantries, etc.)
  • Develop curricula and programs specific to financial inclusion
  • Develop educational opportunities for at-risk communities

Our Goals:

Goal 1:  To educate students as life-long learners including but not limited to K-12, higher education, and continued education.

Outcome:  Nebraska will have the highest percentage of per capita of credentialed financial professionals as compared to any other state in the U.S.

Goal 2:  To advocate for the rights and privileges of consumers including but not limited to those who have been negatively impacted by individuals, organizations, institutions, and systems.

Outcome:  The incidence of unfair and deceptive acts and practices should diminish through the use of media, presentations, workshops, conferences, etc.

Goal 3:  To empower communities who are underserved and underrepresented.

Outcome:  Financial literacy amongst at-risk communities should improve due to the increased access to financial educational opportunities.

 
 
 
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