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It's a Money Thing®

Financial education should be fun.

Who said financial education has to be serious and boring? We are inviting young adults to join our main character, Jen, on her journey to understand everything there is to know about money. Each lesson tackles an important financial topic and includes a video and article. New content is released monthly, so come back often to learn more!

Beware of Predatory Lenders

If your car breaks down or you are short for this month's rent payment and you have no emergency funds set aside, going to a payday lender or a pawnbroker may seem like your only options. However, the loans that they offer can be outrageously expensive and targeted at people who are clearly in a tight spot to begin with, which makes those businesses prime examples of predatory lending.  

Understanding Inflation

When most people think of inflation, their response is usually similar to when they see a vintage advertisement: reminiscing about the cheaper prices of the past (.15 cents for a burger? Awesome!) while simultaneously feeling some resentment towards today's ever-rising prices. The reality is that inflation is affecting your finances more aggressively than you might realize. Read More...

Intro to Insurance

Insurance coverage is something that we all will need at some point in our lives, but understanding the ins and outs can be a challenge. Although individual insurance policies and coverage details can seem endlessly complex, the fundamentals of insurance coverage—and your attitude towards it—can be simple. Read More...