PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Knowing about how to budget, pay off debt and inflation is important for students to learn in school.

Financial literacy in school has proven to give young adults a head start as they make decisions on their own.

Kristin Mullady from Pacific Northwest Federal Credit Union discussed a new free financial education program.

Visit the credit union’s website here to learn more.

Watch the full interview in the video player above.