Our vision is to reverse the trend of athletes making fatal financial decisions by cultivating financial literacy as a life skill for student-athletes, active and retired professionals and their families

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Councils comprise our core operating system – they are the means by which we actualize our vision. Look at the councils and their objectives below to decide where you fit in.
Reach and engage our members and audience with a virtual presence on our website, on our social media platforms, or live at our annual conference.

If you want to be part of the solution but don’t have the time or energy to be an active participant in the campaign, make a donation to help underwrite the cost of the Financial Literacy campaign.
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Red Sox must not be outbid for Jon Lester — no excuses – Boston Globe

The Red Sox have made an offer to Jon Lester. According to someone who was there, the entire Sox brass met with Lester and his agents in Atlanta last week and pitched a six-year deal in the $ 110 million-$ 120 million ballpark. Unfortunately, that’s probably not going to get it done. The Sox need to go big or go home. No spin. The bid they’ve made is a huge pile of money, but it’s likely to be less than what […]

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    Alabama Takes Top Spot in the College Football Playoff Rankings – New York Times

Alabama Takes Top Spot in the College Football Playoff Rankings – New York Times

Photo Amari Cooper made a catch against the defense of Mississippi State’s Kendrick Market on Saturday as Alabama sent the Bulldogs to their first loss of the season.  Credit Butch Dill/Associated Press Continue reading the main story Share This Page Continue reading the main story On Tuesday night, when it released its fourth set of rankings, the College Football Playoff’s 12-member selection committee told the five major conferences how it really felt about them. In selecting as its […]

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    First and 10: Andrew Luck, like Peyton Manning, can’t beat Tom Brady’s Patriots … – Washington Post

First and 10: Andrew Luck, like Peyton Manning, can’t beat Tom Brady’s Patriots … – Washington Post

By Mark Maske November 17 at 9:07 AM Each week the Washington Post’s Mark Maske provides in-depth Monday morning NFL analysis with “First and 10,” a dissection of the league’s most important developments from a weekend of action. First and 10: Nov. 17 First: Brady fights off Luck 1. NFL poised to act on Peterson | 2. NFC South falls further3. Playoff expansion | 4. Browns bounced from first5. Cutler, Dalton rebound | 6. Hits on defenseless players down7. […]

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    Patriots-Colts: 10 things to know from New England’s 42-20 win – CBSSports.com

Patriots-Colts: 10 things to know from New England’s 42-20 win – CBSSports.com

Patriots-Colts: 10 things to know from New England’s 42-20 win – CBSSports.com NFL Home Scores Standings Schedules Stats Teams Players Transactions Injuries Picks Odds Playoff Picture Draft NFLScoresMy Scores Golf NFL NCAA FB NCAA BB NBA NHL
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    Oregon State’s Sean Mannion leads upset of Arizona State – NFL.com

Oregon State’s Sean Mannion leads upset of Arizona State – NFL.com

Arizona State head coach Todd Graham’s blitz-happy defensive scheme was on full display Saturday night against Oregon State. The upside was present when the team pressured and then intercepted Beavers quarterback Sean Mannion in the first quarter. The downside of having such an attacking mentality was apparent when Oregon State running backs Storm Woods (78 yards) and Terron Ward (66 yards) both busted long first-quarter touchdown runs or when Mannion went deep on what turned out to be the winning touchdown pass. […]

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    Bulls’ Thibodeau urges patience with Derrick Rose – USA TODAY

Bulls’ Thibodeau urges patience with Derrick Rose – USA TODAY

AP 8:47 p.m. EST November 13, 2014 (Photo: The Associated Press) CONNECT LINKEDINEMAILMORE TORONTO (AP) — Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said Thursday it’s unfair to criticize guard Derrick Rose’s plan to manage his injury-ravaged body, promising that the former MVP “is going to be special again” as he returns from two serious knee surgeries. “He’s navigating through coming back off of 2 1/2 years off,” Thibodeau said before Rose and the Bulls faced the Toronto Raptors. “It’s a lot. I think […]

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