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4 Strategies for Building Financial Capability in Kids

September 7th, 2016 · No Comments · Financial Literacy

We all know how lacking financial education is in our nation’s schools. Thus, the importance of a new report outlining four ways parents, educators, caregivers, and policymakers can give our kids the financial chops they need for “financial capability.”

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Talking to Little Kids about Money? Join Money As You Grow Book Club

July 18th, 2016 · No Comments · Financial Literacy

If you have kids 4 and up, it’s time to start the money talk. The question is, what do you say? Kids books with money themes help, but how do you turn it into a real-world conversation? You join the Money As You Grow book club, a program of the CFPB. They not only recommend the books, but also provide you with helpful parent reading guides.

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Teens Compete on Personal Finance Knowledge in Annual LifeSmarts Competition

May 2nd, 2016 · No Comments · Financial Literacy

While personal finance education is lacking in our schools, it is alive and well in the annual LifeSmarts competition for teens, a program of the National Consumers League.

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