Wireless Wednesday Exclusive: Amy Rodriguez, Soccer Star and Coach talking Invesco qqq and finances

Millennials are great at a lot of things, but evidently, money is not one of them. Studies show that only 16 to 24 percent of millennials possess an understanding of basic financial concepts. For Gen Z and current college-aged students, that number is even lower.




Amy Rodriguez joins Rick to talk that and more!


Studies show that only 16 to 24 percent of millennials possess an understanding of basic financial concepts. For Gen Z and current college-aged students, that number is even lower. Whether choosing a bank, using credit cards or deciding how much to save, the younger generations face new and important decisions every day – decisions that set the course for their future well-being. But how do you get their attention? Former NCAA athlete, retired professional soccer player and current Assistant Coach at her Alma Mater USC, Amy Rodriguez is on a mission to help. It is Financial Literacy Month, and Amy is joining us live from Orange County, California to teach us How Not to Suck at Money.



Whether choosing a bank, using credit cards or deciding how much to save, the younger generations face new and important decisions every day – decisions that set the course for their future well-being. But how do you get their attention?


It starts with speaking their language. Developed by Invesco QQQ, How Not to Suck at Money is an engaging digital experience set in a semi-surreal college town. Students learn how to make important financial decisions by helping characters solve various money dilemmas through choice-based gameplay. Invesco QQQ’s How Not to Suck at Money is also the official financial education program of the NCAA.


As a former NCAA athlete, retired professional soccer player and current NCAA Assistant Coach at her Alma Mater USC, Amy Rodriguez understands the importance of financial education from an early age, not just for athletes, but for anyone who will ever face major life decisions – and that’s everyone! Amy is a member of the Invesco QQQ Financial Education Board of Advisors, which gives her an opportunity to consult on and advocate for the game based on her financial experiences in college. She is available to share her experiences and wisdom with your audience. Amy can discuss:


Topics:


· Big Decisions Down the Road – How to Be Financially Prepared


· Making a Financial Plan When You Have No Money


· Invesco QQQ’s How Not to Suck at Money – A Life Lesson You’ll Actually Need


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