Altra Federal Credit Union Holds Annual Financial Education Camps in June – Clarksville Online


Clarksville, TN – Altra Federal Credit Union will offer three ONE-DAY financial education camps as part of its Cash Camp Series, open to youth as young as 7 years old at William O Beach Civic Hall at Veterans Plaza.

All camps are led by Altra employees and will incorporate hands-on learning experiences with age-appropriate activities, games and discussions. Snacks, refreshments and lunch are included.

The Dollar$ & ¢ents camp is offered to ages 7-8 and aims to develop a basic knowledge of the history of money, what money is, how it is used and made, and the concepts of expense basis. The Dollar$ & ¢ents camp will take place on Tuesday, June 28 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The Super Savers Camp is offered for children ages 9-10 and will help lay the foundation for key financial concepts, such as the importance of budgeting and the distinction between needs and wants. The Super Savers Camp will take place on Wednesday, June 29 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Money Smart Camp is offered to 11-12 year olds and will continue to build their money skills by covering topics such as creating SMART goals, basic credit concepts, and basic money growth strategies. Money Smart Camp will take place on Thursday, June 30 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Although each camp builds on the skills learned in previous camps, it is not mandatory to have attended previous camps.

“All of the camps we offer are great ways for kids to start small by understanding the basics of money, while having fun and making new friends,” said Danielle Anderson, Director, Youth Strategies for Altra Federal Credit Union.

Each camp is free and will be held at William O Beach Civic Hall, located at 350 Pageant Lane, Suite 201, Clarksville, TN 37040.

Membership is not required to attend our camps, but registration is required to reserve your place as sessions are limited to 24 participants. If you are interested, you can register online at

Please note: The content covered in each camp is designed for specific ages. Please ensure your child matches the age group of the camp before registering for the event.

About Altra Federal Credit Union

Altra Federal Credit Union has made its members a fundamental part of its vision since 1931. Over the years, this focus has seen the credit union grow into a premier financial institution with over $2.2 billion in assets and over 130,000 members worldwide. Both a not-for-profit and member-owned, Altra’s mission is to build member loyalty by providing products, services and advice that enable our members, staff and communities to thrive.

In addition to banking services easily accessible via online, chat, mobile or telephone options, Altra offers a full range of financial services, from personal and business services to loans and investments. By offering multiple membership eligibility options based on where you live, work, worship, or attend school, Altra helps you live your best life!

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