Who We Are: The Maryland CASH Academy, a signature program of the Maryland CASH (Creating Assets, Savings and Hope) Campaign, offers free personal finance classes on a wide variety of topics across the state of Maryland. Search for a class by location, date, topic or educator.
Do you love teaching? Do you have experience with financial services? Are you passionate about helping people better manage their finances? Are you eager to continue developing your skills as a financial educator? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, please complete an online application to become an educator with the Maryland CASH Academy.
Become a Partner
Partner organizations provide a pool of qualified and experienced financial educators. Examples include non-profit organizations and financial institutions with a staff committed to helping people understand personal finance. Please contact us to inquire about partnership opportunities.
Request a Class
If you'd like to have a class on a particular topic, click here to send us an email. Let us know the topic that you would like and what area in the state that you would like the class.
Common Cents Conference™
September 9-10th Bethesda, MD
The Common Cents Conference™ is the premiere conference to address financial issues across the region of Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia and West Virginia. This conference gives attendees an opportunity to learn about the financial problems facing residents and innovative program models to help residents achieve all their financial dreams.For more information and to register, click here.
MD CASH Campaign is looking for a Volunteer Maryland Coordinator to develop partnerships at the state level to assist local partners with volunteer recruitment. In addition, the Volunteer Maryland Coordinator will recruit, coordinate the training of and manage Financial Educators in key jurisdictions, including Baltimore City and County, Frederick County, Montgomery County and Prince George's County. The Volunteer Maryland Coordinator will also support the recruitment and training of online Financial Coaches.
Applicants must submit a completed Volunteer Maryland Coordinator application. The full position description and application can be found here.
Applications can be sent via mail, email or fax to:
Do you like to help others learn to be confident in handling their finances? MD CASH Campaign is seeking volunteers who would like to teach classes, do one on one financial coaching and/or do outreach in your local communities to let others know about our classes and coaching programs. No experience is required--we will provide free training and support. If you would like to teach classes, we will help you with developing curriculum, learning effective teaching methods, locating a place for your class, advertising and registering participants. If you would like, you can co-teach with a current Educator until you are comfortable. If you would like to work one on one with someone to help them achieve their financial goals, we will provide free training and help connect you to clients. If you like to help your friends and neighbors find out about our free, in-person fact based financial education classes, you can help by posting our local flyers in your community centers, grocery stores, etc. as well as any online local calendar listings. Volunteer in your area and give only as much time as you are comfortable with. Click here for a brief online application.
The Maryland CASH Academy thanks the Connecticut Money School and Delaware Money School for website and program inspiration and insight.