Oregon Bankers Association - Independent Community Banks of Oregon

The Oregon Bankers Association is pleased to welcome you to the Resource Guide for financial education.  For decades, Oregon banks have been providing financial education to their communities. It is our privilege to supplement and strengthen their efforts by providing a comprehensive source for financial education information and materials.

Explore this site to find the tools to manage all aspects of your financial life - from creating a budget to managing your credit and protecting your identity.  Whether you're a teacher needing materials for your classroom, or a banker seeking to interact with the community, you'll find just what you need right here at the Oregon Bankers Association.

Banking on Our Future

Improving the financial literacy of our communities is a top priority for Oregon banks. Through the educational program Banking on Our Future, Bank of the West is helping kids become financially savvy so they can avoid the pitfalls many of their parents are facing today.

The Banking on Our Future program is a partnership between local banks and Operation Hope, an international non-profit dedicated to financial education around the globe. With 70% of Americans living paycheck to paycheck, the need for financial curriculum in our schools is greater than ever, and Operation Hope is proud to partner with banks ... read more.

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