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Your $: Financial Literacy for Kids

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Swap and Save

April 15, 2019

Families need to budget carefully to pay their expenses and save for the future. Planning ahead is very important. But…

Riding to Riches

March 6, 2019

Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Records and hundreds of other companies, paid Carson Kropfl $65,000 for a 20% stake in…

Money Talk: Learn the Lingo of Personal Finance

January 11, 2019

Imagine visiting a foreign country and not knowing the language. It would be difficult to shop in a grocery store,…

Get Pet-Ready

December 18, 2018

Bringing home a pet can be a purr-fect experience or a cat-astrophe. You need to be prepared! Here, we break…

How to Help

November 28, 2018

After every natural disaster, a call goes out for donations. How do you decide what to give, and which organization…

A New Way to Pay

October 12, 2018

What is digital currency? We take a look at this complicated concept. Last spring, we asked readers what they were saving…

How Fundraisers Work

September 12, 2018

Students around the country are raising money for their school. Last year, teachers at Elliott Elementary, in McKinney, Texas, wanted to…

Start It Up!

May 4, 2018

Every year, thousands of children write to the president. But 11-year-old Frank “FX” Giaccio, of Falls Church, Virginia, had an…

Push Yourself

May 3, 2018

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Reduce, Reuse, Save!

April 19, 2018

Get Started Buying used products is cheaper—and better for the environment. Remember this rule: If it’s good for the planet, it’s good…

Choose Used!

April 18, 2018

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The Price of Produce

March 23, 2018

Next time you’re in the grocery store, check the price of a gallon of orange juice. Understanding its cost takes…

Cause and Effect

March 22, 2018

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Stay Safe Online

February 2, 2018

If you were born in the United States, your digital identity was created on day 1. The date and place…

Protect Yourself Online

February 1, 2018

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Save Smarter!

January 2, 2018

What are your goals? Maybe you’d like to run a mile or ace that big science test. The key to…

Steps to Skyrocket Your Savings

January 1, 2018

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The Rise and Fall of a Hot Toy

December 2, 2017

Why do trendy toys often fizzle out quickly? We traced the story of one toy to find out. One evening in…

Toy Story

December 1, 2017

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Profits with a Purpose

November 2, 2017

Businesses that give back are on the rise. So are their earnings. Millions of kids go barefoot every day. On a…