Tyler Junior College

Good Cents Financial Literacy Program

Tyler Junior College and Texas Bank and Trust are partnering on a yearlong series of events designed to increase students’ knowledge of credit and banking with the "Good Cents" program, intended to measurably increase student' financial literacy so that they can avoid bad credit and huge debt. Please check back often as new classroom instruction opportunities and campus events are added throughout the year. 

Upcoming Events for Good Cents Financial Literacy

Good Cents Financial Literacy Program Events for 2014

Cash Cab

  • 2-4 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 14
  • 10 a.m.-noon, Wednesday, Oct. 15
  • 10 a.m.-noon, Thursday, Oct. 16

During selected times, a TJC campus police golf cart will be offering rides to student who wish to participate in a financial literacy quiz.

Students will be asked up to three questions. For correctly answering the first question, a student will receive $2 cash, and $3 for correctly answering the second question. For correctly answering the third question, the student will receive an additional $5 for a total of $10 cash.

Sponsored by Texas Bank and Trust as part of the Good Cents Financial Literacy Program.

Cost is free!