Citizenship and Economics

Ben Bernanke

 Ben Bernanke grew up in Dillon, SC.  From 2006-2014, he was the Chairman of the Federal Reserve System.

Learn about the rights and responsibilities that come with being a South Carolina and United States citizen.



  • Economics DISCUS
    Learn more about economics, such as the economic system, historical development, and challenges faced by all economies.
  • United States Mint
    The United States Mint is responsible for manufacturing and distributing circulating coins, precious metals, collectible coins, and national medals.
    Play games on earning, saving, spending, and giving money.
  • Balancing the Budget
    Everyone wants a piece of the pie. Play this interactive game to balance the Federal Budget.
  • You Are Here
    In this virtual mall you can learn how advertising affects you, how to protect your information as a consumer, and how to spot scams.
  • Young Entrepreneurs
    The Small Business Administration has lots of information for young business owners, including how-to guides, templates, and success stories.