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New Mission for Habitat: A Roof Plus Financial Literacy Skills to Keep it

July 27, 2017

Siding and roofing a house isn’t the only way to help underprivileged families in the Habitat for Humanity program. A favorite of President Jimmy Carter

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Financial Literacy Boot Camps for Youngsters Take Flight

July 25, 2017

An idea I have long championed seems to be taking root: summer financial boot camp for youngsters. “Parents are looking at summer options that they

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Why Longer Lifetimes Must Be a Focal Point of Financial Education

July 21, 2017

BERKELEY, CA—Longevity is going to be expensive. As humans around the word live longer, they will want to spend freely to be healthy and pursue

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New Online Game from Feed the Pig Targets Millennials Money Habits

July 20, 2017

Yesterday’s Tomorrow may sound like a soap opera, but it’s the moniker for a new digital game designed to help Millennials build their saving and

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This Pastor Preaches Financial Literacy–and His Flock Responds on Sunday

June 27, 2017

Financial literacy is a calling for DeForest Soaries, 65, a prominent pastor at First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in Somerset, New Jersey. Pastor DeForest,

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Why Your Gamer in the Basement Might Get a Great Job

June 22, 2017

Teens in the basement playing video games on a sunny summer day can drive a parent nuts. Yet games are not a bad thing, and

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How’s This for Teen Financial Education? Get a Job

June 12, 2017

Are we coddling our kids too much? You could draw that conclusion from a little-noted finding in the 2015 study on student financial literacy from

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Here’s a Second Chance Financial Educators Must Understand

June 6, 2017

Are the Great Recession’s wounds really healed? You might think so; given recent jobs data and indications that the Fed is about to boost interest

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