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Fed merges financial education sites

Published September 1, 2005  | September 2005 issue

The Federal Reserve System has combined its four separate financial education Web sites under one design. The new site,, features a fresh layout and easy access to Fed financial education resources. Content is grouped in four main sections: Federal Reserve Education, which links users to instructional materials about the Fed, economics and financial education; Fed 101, which features an overview of the Fed's history, organization and functions; Personal Financial Education, which provides information on banking, credit, interest rates and related topics to help users make informed decisions about money; and Teachers' Resources, which enables educators to search for and access financial education materials that can be used in the classroom.