Teen Financial Toolkit – Wants vs. Needs

A major component of budgeting and setting financial goals is differentiating between your wants and needs. Here are some examples of wants and needs and how to set up a

Teen Financial Toolkit - Credit Score

Last month, we learned more about credit cards, now we are going to take a closer look at credit scores.

Teen Financial Toolkit – Credit Cards

Using a credit card is an important part of building of your credit score. This is score is used to determine whether or not you’ll be approved for loans, employment

Teen Financial Toolkit – Checking & Debit Cards

As you start to earn money as a teen, you'll need to find a way to both store your money and a responsible way to spend it. Here is some information about checking

Teen Financial Toolkit - Saving

Even for adults, saving money can be a difficult habit to get into. However, the earlier you start this practice, the more you will benefit from it. Here are some tips

Teen Financial Toolkit - College Prep

Leaving high school and preparing for college is a big life change for any teen. Here are some tips to help during the application process and how to pay for your

Teen Financial Toolkit - Taxes

Filing taxes for the first time can be a confusing and overwhelming experience. Here are the answers to a few common questions when it comes to filing taxes as a

Teen Financial Toolkit - Budget

You may think that budgeting isn’t important because you only have a part-time job or your only income is from chores or babysitting jobs, however, the less money you’re

Teen Financial Toolkit - Introduction

According to US News, 1 in 5 teenagers lack the skills of basic financial literacy. This means they have little to no working knowledge of common financial practices