Angel Rich is the co-founder of The Wealth Factory, a firm that designs education and technology-based games to teach youths, financial literacy in workforce development.
She developed an app called Credit Stacker that teaches students about personal finance, credit management, and entrepreneurship in an interesting way.
In just two weeks, the app had over 200,000 downloads and may hit 1 million soon and it is available in four languages in 40 countries.
The app has been named the “best financial literacy product in the country” by the Office of Michelle Obama; the “best learning game in the country” by the Department of Education, and the “best solution in the world for reducing poverty” by JP Morgan Chase.
The app has won first place in numerous business competitions and Angel has won more than $50,000 in business grants.
She has also been named “The Next Steve Jobs” by Forbes.
She told Business women
We walk student from birth to retirement in 12 interactive modules to exceed the Personal Finance Common Core Standards, so, that includes everything like savings, budgeting, investing, credit management, real estate, entrepreneurship etc.
It is the most comprehensive financial education product on the market where we are able to track their performance, their IQs, their habits and their outcomes. So, we serve a very innovative approach to being able to teach to teach financial literacy.
You can download the app here for android users.
Iphone users can download here