Youth

Should You Pay Allowance In Bitcoin?

January 9, 2018

At Right About Money, we are big believers in paying young people allowance as a means for teaching them to handle money responsibly as they

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These States are Boosting Financial Education Below the Radar

December 13, 2017

Financial education will always be a difficult subject for educators. States are in charge of their public-school curriculums, and in many states it is left

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How To ‘Save’ Thousands (and Other Black Friday Lessons)

November 15, 2017

We are about to bear witness once again to one of the reasons financial education is so important. Black Friday and Cyber Monday are just

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What Doesn’t Grow in North Korea

November 10, 2017

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. But the one accompanying this post may be worth even more. At a glance, you can

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What My Students Learned By Grilling a Financial Therapist

October 17, 2017

Kids have a lot of questions about money and relationships, and that is good. Finances are a leading cause of divorce. Four in five parents

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Here’s a Fun Game That will Cut Your Student Debt

October 11, 2017

Free financial literacy learning tools have multiplied in recent years. But few have the purity of purpose that parents and teachers will find in Payback,

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Financial Educator: Why Did I Have to Study French Anyway?

October 4, 2017

The sweet spot for learning about money is from ages five to 15, and yet both parents and teachers generally fail to take advantage of

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Enlisting ‘Grandboomers’ to Change the Financial Future of Youngsters

September 20, 2017

Boomers are rapidly becoming Grandboomers; in the U.S., they are 70 million strong. Might this legion of potential mentors hold the key to financial literacy

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