Financial Literacy Program
|Robert L. (Bob) Martinez
National Financial Literacy Committee Chairman
Fraternal Order of Police
New Mexico State Past President
The Fraternal Order of Police is collaborating with Freddie Mac to provide the CreditSmart® financial education program to FOP members.
CreditSmart® helps individuals understand credit and money management, set clear financial goals, create a budget, save for the future, and borrow less expensively.
CreditSmart® is designed to enhance successful, life-long money management skills.
Subjects to be covered include:
- Your credit and why it is important
- Managing your money
- Goal Setting
- Banking services, an important step
- Establishing and maintaining good credit
- Understanding credit scoring
- Thinking like a lender
- Avoiding credit traps
- Restoring your credit
- Planning for the future
- Becoming a homeowner