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AFEA Welcomes New Chapter President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Loveland, Colorado, June 6,2014 - The American Financial Education Alliance, a national advocate for greater financial literacy education in U.S. schools, announced today that its Board of Directors unanimously voted to name Gary Hansen as the new Chapter President of AFEA’s Loveland Chapter.

Bringing 35 years of experience to the Chapter, Gary a NSSA Certified Social Security Advisor with the National Social Security Administration, is excited about using AFEA to give back to his community. Gary has appeared in countless newpaper and magazine articles and on several radio shows. In his down time he is a family man that enjoys spending time with his wife of 40 years, 7 children, and 16 grandchildren.

AFEA is thrilled to have Gary join us in our fight to eliminate financial illiteracy and empower American to take control of their finances. As Chapter President, Gary will be hosting free financial education workshops throughout the Loveland community. The Loveland Chapter will also be fundraising to purchase elements of the Samsung Smart School Solution to upgrade math classrooms in local middle schools.

About the American Financial Education Alliance

AFFEA is a federally recognized 501(c) (3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization based in Charlotte, NC and comprised of a diverse and growing group of licensed and trained professionals. Together, they share the same goal of helping people better understand their finances. AFEA’s mission is to eliminate financial illiteracy by empowering Americans to take control of their finances through free educational workshops in communities nationwide.

About the Samsung Smart School Solution

The Samsung Smart School Solution is an integrated 1:1 learning platform that empowers teachers to deliver an interactive learning environment. First deployed in Memphis, TN last year, the pilot project’s success has demonstrated the potential for the digital classroom platform to harness the educational power of Samsung technologies, including the new Galaxy Note 1o.1 tablet and their interactive whiteboard displays.

For more information on the Loveland Chapter, please visit www.myafea.org/chapters/Lovelandco Donations and sponsorships for the Chapter’s Samsung Smart School Solution project can be made by going to: www.myafea.org/donations/Lovelandco

Or by mail to:

American Financial Education Alliance - Loveland Chapter

8510 McAlpine Park Drive #201

Charlotte, NC 28211