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Interview with Mario Fischel, AFCPE Member and the founder of Bulls & Bears Mario Fischel spent more than 20 years as manager of financial advisory programs at the World Bank. Today, he works as a financial education specialist and is the creator of the innovative financial education game, Bulls & Bears.
Each and every day, AFCPE certified professionals are living their "why" - helping individuals and families achieve lasting financial wellbeing.
Financial Literacy Month Series: My why is an opportunity to help others change their stars. For some that may mean finding an exit from generations of living at or near poverty. To others it may be ending a personal debt cycle or changing behaviors to stop living paycheck to paycheck and begin saving and building wealth.
Financial Literacy Month Series: What statistics didn't discuss were the ones who had a teen pregnancy and still accomplished their goals. I set out to prove the world wrong. I decided to continue my education and not stop learning until I made it.
Financial Literacy Month Series: I was inspired to pursue my AFC® certification because of an early county teaching experience.