Money$peak

Money$peak Expands, Maintains Focus on Retention, Real-Life Skills

Money$peak is expanding its reach. The Mercadien Foundation, in partnership with Rider University’s Graduate School of Business, concluded its second year of the Money$peak program in June 2016 with great success and huge acclaim, working with six central New Jersey school districts and advancing personal financial literacy for more than 250 students. Money$peak now continues…

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Central NJ High Schools Win Big At Regional Money$peak Competition

Princeton, NJ – The expanded second annual Money$peak competition, presented by the Mercadien Foundation and Rider University, with participating student teams from Bordentown, Hillsborough, Hopewell Valley, Lawrence, Steinert, and West Windsor Plainsboro North high schools, was held before a crowd of supporters on Wednesday, June 1, 2016.  To get to this final regional personal finance…

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Money$peak Expands in Central New Jersey on June 1

Princeton, NJ – High school students in central New Jersey will participate in an expanded, second annual Money$peak competition on June 1 at 6:00 p.m. in Rider University’s Bart Luedeke Auditorium. The Mercadien Foundation sponsors the event – with support from The Mercadien Group, New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Company, Rider University, the TD Charitable Foundation,…

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Entering The Real World

The school year has kicked off and, with it, the Money$peak program is entering high schools in the region. The Mercadien Foundation surveyed The Mercadien Group’s young professionals to learn more about the shift from school life to the real world, as translated by those polled. We asked, “What do you wish you knew about personal…

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Money$peak Expands, Maintains Focus on Retention and Real-Life Skills

Money$peak is expanding its reach. After a highly successful inaugural year, The Mercadien Foundation, in partnership with Rider University’s Graduate School of Business, now continues its highly acclaimed Money$peak program, expanding into Mercer’s bordering counties and opening to additional learning institutions like after-school programs and private or parochial schools. What’s the most important set of…

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Money$peak Program Begins Second Year in High Schools

Princeton, NJ – After a successful inaugural year, The Mercadien Foundation, in collaboration with several community partners, moves the Money$peak competition for Mercer County, New Jersey students into its second year. It will be available in area high schools and youth organizations countywide this fall and spring. The Money$peak program was developed with feedback from…

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Mercadien Foundation’s Money$peak program begins 2nd year in Mercer County Schools

After a successful inaugural year, The Mercadien Foundation, in collaboration with several community partners, moves the Money$peak competition for Mercer County students into its second year. It will be available in area high schools and youth organizations countywide this fall and spring. The Money$peak program was developed with feedback from educators, school administrators, students, and…

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Accounting Today Article on Student Wins at 1st Money$peak Competition

The inaugural Money$peak Competition, presented by the Mercadien Foundation and Rider University, with participating teams from Hopewell Valley, Lawrence, Nottingham, Steinert, and West Windsor Plainsboro North high schools, kicked on Wednesday, June 3. The Mercadien Group, Rider University, New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Group, First Choice Bank, Fulton Bank, Random Thought Studio, and Titan Technologies made this experience for…

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Mercer County High Schools Win Big in Money$peak Competition

The inaugural Money$peak Competition, presented by the Mercadien Foundation and Rider University, with participating teams from Hopewell Valley, Lawrence, Nottingham, Steinert, and West Windsor Plainsboro North high schools, kicked off to a crowd of supporters on Wednesday, June 3, 2015. The Mercadien Group, Rider University, New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Group, First Choice Bank, Fulton Bank,…

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Money$peak Supports Financial Education in Mercer County, NJ

Princeton, NJ – High school students in Mercer County, New Jersey will participate in a new competition on June 3rd at 6:00 p.m. in the Bart Luedeke Auditorium at Rider University. The Mercadien Foundation has partnered with supporters – New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Company, Rider University, the TD Charitable Foundation, First Choice Bank, and Fulton Bank…

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