Student Figure

It Makes


Financial education, that is. When kids learn about personal finances, they grow up to be financially responsible adults. That’s why H&R Block is working with parents, teachers, and students to give young people the knowledge they need to manage their money. Because when we invest in teaching them now, the returns benefit everyone.
Watch Video

Parent Figures

Ideas For


It’s a conversation every parent must have with his or her child. Yes, we’re talking about managing personal finances. Here are some helpful ideas for how parents can teach their kids to become financially responsible adults.
Learn More

Teacher Figure.

Advice for


As much as kids may not want to admit it, parents are right, money does not grow on trees. But with some knowledge and understanding about personal finances, you can grow your money. Here are some helpful tips for teens on how to save, manage, and protect their money.
Learn More

Student Figure

Tools for


It’s an age-old question. “How do you get kids interested in learning?” We’ve got some ideas. Here are some tools for teachers to help them get students engaged in and excited about their financial education.
Learn More

Blog Icon Latest From the Dollars and Sense Blog

This post comes from H&R Block Dollars & Sense’s family finance advisor Scott Gamm. Scott Gamm is the author of MORE MONEY, PLEASE. Follow Scott on Twitter: @ScottGamm. One of the most important financial tasks for teens to understand is the need to save money. It is vital they understand that without savings, they’re at risk for falling into financial trouble later on in life. For example, a savings account is essential when it comes to recovering from financial disasters such as a job loss or unexpected health emergency. Savings is a safety net for when your income drops; it’s not just for that new car in the future. As parents, it’s important to stress the importance of saving money beyond the ability to buy various wants. Without money in savings, your teen can’t invest money later on, for example. And without the ability to invest, your teen will miss out on prime…

Read More »
Connect Icon Connect With Us
facebook icon Follow us on Facebook

H&R Block Dollars & Sense

Some great advice about constructive ways to say ‘no’ to your kids while teaching them a thing or two about spending money wisely. ... See MoreSee Less

July 9th

View on Facebook
Sign up for our newsletter!

Connect Icon Our Partners
Quick Polls

What percentage of your paycheck goes to your 401k?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...