Tag Archives: Money

January 20, 2017

2017: A Financial Literacy Fresh Start

2017: A Financial Literacy Fresh Start

After the toasts and the festivities of New Year’s Eve have wound down, it’s time to make some resolutions for the fresh year ahead. To kick off 2017, below are some tips you can share with your students to start them off on the right financial foot in the New Year. They also make for a great and engaging lesson plan! Read more

September 22, 2015

Famous Financial Tips: The 50/20/30 Budget

This series of financial tips will spotlight personal finance trends and how they can be applied to our readers’ lives. We’ll begin with the easy-to-follow 50/20/30 budget guideline.

Saving money is an exercise in discipline. Like any exercise program, it is important to set goals and stick to them. If you’re diligent in saving, even a few dollars and cents a day can add up to a down payment on a car, books for school, or a well-earned vacation. Read more