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2015 Financial Planning With Your Teen

Want to prep for the new year? Mapping out your personal finances is always a good move. Get your teens started with these tips from Wendi Williams of The Playground Dad.

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3 Reasons Financial Resolutions Fail (And How To Succeed)

Erin Lowry shares advice on how teens can avoid these three personal finance pitfalls.

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Teaching Teens To Plan For The New Year: The Rewards Of Realistic Resolutions

Resolutions are great, but Jennifer Powell-Lunder has advice to ensure teens are making realistic financial goals.

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Teaching Teens: What A New Year Means For Money

Brian Page shares five tips to help teens start 2015 heading down the right financial path.

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10 Steps To Help Your Teenager Create A Budget For 2015

Teach your teen to make good financial decisions in the new year by following these 10 simple steps from Vicki Davis.

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New Years Resolutions: Effectively Managing Family Finances For A Prosperous Year

Jennifer Powell-Lunder shares a few financial resolutions you can make to start the year off right.

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9 Tasks To Wrap Up Your Family Finances In 2014

It’s exciting to move into a new year and new opportunities. Here are helpful tips on how to wrap up 2014 and make sure you’re not dragging financial headaches with you.

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5 Ways Teens Can Save More Money In 2015

Teach teens how to get in the habit of saving with these simple tips.

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Teaching Teens the Joy of Giving Back

Tis the season for teaching teens about charitable giving. Clinical psychologist Jennifer Powell-Lunder can help you with your game plan.

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Checking In: The H&R Block Budget Challenge

The H&R Block Budget Challenge is a free teen financial literacy program that was introduced earlier this year. Thousands of students are already participating from classrooms across the country. Register now — $3 million is up for grabs!