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African-American Kids and Financial Literacy

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African-American Kids and Financial Literacy

Your Money

African-American Kids and Financial Literacy

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Minding Your Money

This April, News & Notes looks at money and finance:

  • Black Spending
  • Culture and Money
  • Taxes
  • Money and Relationships
  • Young People and Credit
  • Kids and Financial Literacy
  • According to a recent study, most high-school students are lacking the most basic finance skills. Laura Levine, Executive Director of the Jump$tart Coalition, talks to Tony Cox about why young African-Americans haven't learned to mind their money.

    For more information on kids and financial literacy, visit the Jump$tart Coalition's Clearinghouse website.