OAK BROOK Ill. McDonald’s Corp. is offering a money management program to its more than 500,000 unit-level employees in the United States, company officials said Thursday.
McDonald’s partnered with Visa Inc. to offer the “McDonald’s Practical Money Skills” program, which includes a budgeting guide to track expenses and access to an instructional video and an online resource center at www.practicalmoneyskills.com/mcdonalds. The materials, which are also available in Spanish, are based on Visa’s financial education program, “Practical Money Skills for Life.”
"During today’s difficult economic times, providing information and educating employees on the importance of financial responsibility has become important now more than ever," said Steve Russell, chief people officer for McDonald’s USA.
McDonald's has more than 14,000 U.S. restaurants.