Jean Chatzky and RetailMeNot to Continue Educational Partnership to Promote Financial Literacy Education Partnership includes RetailMeNot-sponsored scholarships to attend Jean Chatzky's Money School
AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- RetailMeNot.com (www.retailmenot.com), the largest digital coupon website in the United States, today announced that personal finance expert and television commentator Jean Chatzky will continue to serve as a Savings Campaign contributor for its online magazine, The Real Deal by RetailMeNot.
As part of a multi-year educational partnership, Chatzky will share personal finance advice and strategies for saving money via monthly articles, Q&A sessions and videos available in the Savings Campaign section of RetailMeNot's online magazine.
"RetailMeNot's Savings Campaign is all about empowering a smarter consumer," says Kristen Remeza, the editor-in-chief of The Real Deal by RetailMeNot. "That's why we've partnered with subject matter experts like Jean Chatzky to deliver actionable personal finance advice that consumers can easily digest and use every day."
Additionally, RetailMeNot will be sponsoring scholarships for consumers to attend Jean Chatzky's Money School in the fall of 2013. Taught by Chatzky via live webinar, these interactive, college-style courses are designed to help people achieve their personal finance goals. This semester's course dates and topics include:
Jumpstart Your Finances (How Even Beginners Can Take Financial Control)
The Debt Diet (Pay It Down! And Build Your Credit Up)
A Crash Course in Saving More (and Spending Less)
Yes, You Can Retire
Protect Your Financial Life
"Money plays a very large part in every aspect of our daily lives," says Chatzky. "With so much economic uncertainty and constant change, it's easy to understand why people often feel overwhelmed about their finances. I created Money School to be an accessible, go-to resource for people looking to take real action to improve their personal financial situation."
To enter to win a scholarship to attend the fall semester of Jean Chatzky's Money School, visit http://on.fb.me/13vPGiI now through September 6.
To learn more about RetailMeNot's Savings Campaign and read posts from personal finance expert Jean Chatzky, Emmy Award–winning technology expert Katie Linendoll and writers from Junior Achievement USA, visit The Real Deal by RetailMeNot.
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About RetailMeNot, Inc.
RetailMeNot, Inc. (www.retailmenot.com/corp/) operates the world's largest digital coupon marketplace. The company's websites and mobile apps enable consumers across the globe seeking to save money to find hundreds of thousands of digital coupons from retailers. RetailMeNot, Inc. experienced more than 450 million visits to its sites in 2012. The RetailMeNot, Inc. portfolio of coupon and deal websites includes www.RetailMeNot.com, the largest digital coupon site in the United States; www.RetailMeNot.ca in Canada; www.VoucherCodes.co.uk, the largest digital coupon site in the United Kingdom; www.Deals.com in Germany; www.Actiepagina.nl, a leading digital coupon site in the Netherlands; Bons-de-Reduction.com and www.ma-Reduc.com, leading digital coupon sites in France; www.Poulpeo.com, a leading cash back site in France; and www.Deals2Buy.com, a leading discount offer site in North America. Be sure to "like" RetailMeNot, Inc. on Facebook and follow the company via Twitter @retailmenotinc.
About Jean Chatzky
Jean Chatzky is an award-winning journalist, best-selling author and the financial editor for NBC's Today. Chatzky is a highly sought-after motivational speaker and has been honored with numerous awards including the Consumer Federation of America's Betty Furnes Consumer Media Service Award for her nearly two decades of pioneering personal finance education. In addition to Today, Chatzky is the host of Money Matters With Jean Chatzky on RLTV and also regularly shares her advice and opinions as a guest on popular television programs including The View, Morning Joe, and more.