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Teach Kids Financial Literacy

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Who Will Teach Kids Financial Literacy? According to the T. Rowe Price 7th Annual Parents, Kids, & Money Survey from March 2015, 80% of parents don’t think schools are doing enough to teach kids financial […]

Ready to Start Investing? Complete These 6 Steps First

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Are you ready to start investing? According to Statista.com, “55% of adults in the United States are investing in the stock market.” Most kids don’t learn about personal finance and investing in school so it’s […]

Have Kids Invest Early, It’s More Important Than Ever

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Why should you be worried if your kids invest early? Let’s face some facts. Most people are not preparing adequately for their retirements. 57% of people working today don’t even have a retirement account. For […]

Avoid This Financial Mistake When Teaching Kids About Spending Money

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If most parents are concerned about setting a good example and feel they are doing a good job at it, then what financial mistake could you be overlooking? “About 70% of parents responded that they […]

Financial Literacy Warning! The News Isn’t Good and it’s Even Worse for Your Kids

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What does financial literacy mean? Below are two definitions. According to the President’s Advisory Council on Financial Literacy, it is “the ability to use knowledge and skills to manage financial resources effectively for a lifetime […]

Passbook Savings Account: Do You Remember This?

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As a 5th grader, I had a passbook savings account at my local bank. The bank worked with my school to get kids interested in saving money and earning interest. I remember filling out the […]