Banzai! Financial Literacy

Advantage is committed to providing financial literacy programs to teach our members the importance of good money-management skills. Our goal is to educate and empower individuals and families to take control of their financial lives. We provide the following services and support that can simplify your life and set you on the path to financial success.

A ‘choose your own adventure’ game that prepares people for life’s hardest financial decisions. All three Banzai courses – Junior, Teen, and Plus – take kids, teens, and adults through scenarios in a fun life-like simulation.

          • Junior Topics Include: Savings, income, budgeting, and more.
          • Teen Topics Include: Living expenses, transportation, utilities, taxes, and more.
          • Plus Topics Include: Unexpected bill payments, saving for a mortgage, credit score, and more.


Advantage Federal Credit Union currently sponsors 10 local schools to aid in the growth of financial literacy:

Cosgrove Middle SchoolSpencerport, NY
Brockport High SchoolBrockport, NY
Charles Finney SchoolPenfield, NY
Fairport High SchoolFairport, NY
Johanna Perrin Middle SchoolFairport, NY
Gates Chili Middle SchoolGates, NY
Gates Chili High SchoolGates, NY
Dr. Charles T Lunsford School 19Rochester, NY
School of the ArtsRochester, NY
World of InquiryRochester, NY