Greenspan to Appear in Ad

Be on the lookout in coming months for Alan Greenspan on television.

Greenspan, chairman of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, is featured in a public service announcement the Fed has developed to promote personal financial education.

Available in English and Spanish, the television spot directs viewers to a web site ( with links to information on personal finances. A free brochure, There's a Lot to Learn about Money, is also available.

The television campaign kicks off a series of financial education events sponsored by Federal Reserve banks around the country.

New products and changes in the financial market leave consumers with a lot to learn about managing money. The Fed has undertaken this initiative because educated consumers are key to a healthy economy.