WASHINGTON (September 26, 2006)--Results of a new survey by Capital One Financial Corporation show that 94 percent of 8th graders have never had a personal finance class, yet 48 percent would like to learn more about managing money. Capital One and JA Worldwide™ (Junior Achievement) have teamed up to create the Capital One/Junior Achievement Finance Park that will be unveiled today in Washington before it heads to Fairfax and Richmond, Va., this fall.


The Capital One/Junior Achievement Finance Park™ (Finance Park) is a mobile, interactive classroom--two 53-foot semi-trucks that feature 2,000 square feet of...

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