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NGPF To Award $150,000 For Money Essays

February 27, 2018

Free financial literacy learning tools have multiplied in recent years. But few offer cash rewards for playing. Now, NextGen Personal Finance, a nonprofit dedicated to

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England Checks the Box on Financial Education–Then Fails to Follow Through

February 27, 2018

England made financial education mandatory in state-funded schools starting in 2014, and at the time it appeared to be a global leader in the effort

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7 Valuable Money Lessons For Kids From Successful Entrepreneurs

February 14, 2018

As a teacher or a parent, you may be setting up your students or children for a lifetime of financial miscues simply by perpetuating some

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What Progress? 20 Years of Financial Literacy

February 8, 2018

If the nearby chart was a stock, you would sell it. You would do that even if the stock was of a company that might

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Save a Child’s Financial Future for $8.48

February 8, 2018

Ohio has a long way to go. It has no requirement that students take or even be offered a course in economics or personal finance.

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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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