Through collaboration with non-profit organizations, school districts and the business community, Financial Mentors of America provides outcome based, comprehensive financial education, career discovery and college funding curriculum for high school and middle school students.  The curriculum has proven to be highly effective with economically disadvantaged, under served youth.

FMA’s objective is to license the highly effective, award winning Game of Real Life to educate 10,000 students by 2016 and 100,000 students by 2023.

Our co-founder was one of five individuals recognized by the Encore Organization for her commitment to making a difference in the world.  For her extraordinary contribution to society, Lorraine has won a $100,000 Purpose Prize.




Your Bridge from High School to College for Students and Parents

We are proud to announce the publication of this Real Life workbook for high school seniors,college students, their parents and parents who want to plan and understand how to strategically fund their child’s education. Use the link below to buy the Kindle version of Ready to Launch.

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If you have purchased the book, please click here to register and gain access to a worksheets you may download and print.


FMA powers Real Life outcome based education to achieve socio-economic change.


FMA collaborates with school districts, principals, teachers, businesses, non-profit organizations to deliver life changing courses. 


FMA offers award-winning courses for teens – from middle school through college – integrating personal financial education, career discovery, and college planning with reality-based math, critical thinking, team building and goal focused action plans.

Meet our Fall Work Study Team 2015

Four work study students from the University of Houston have been recruited to work with FMA for the Fall/Spring semester. Two of them started on 10/26/2015 and the other two will start next week. Click here to learn more about this team.


Upcoming Event

November 10, 2015 – FMA Board Meeting

5:30 – 6:00pm Ragu and Pesto on Westheimer (Dutch Treat dinner)
6:30 – 9:00pm Meeting on Real Life Financial Mathematics

November 19, 2015 – FMA Happy Hour

5:00 – 7:00pm BOCA2 on Katy Freeway

Open Positions   

FMA has no paid positions currently available.  If you would like to volunteer, we need the following talent:

Volunteer Coordinator – 10 hours per week – recruit, engage, develop and reward FMA volunteers
SalesForce CRM Manager – 20 hours per month – launch newsletter, track donations, schedule volunteers
Community Outreach – 5 hours per week – share our mission with civic clubs and non-profit organizations

INTERESTED? Send resume and interests to 

Click here to read more about PRIOR open positions.