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What Are Bitcoins?

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Saving money doesn't have to be complicated, says financial adviser Beth Kobliner. The main point is for young people to get started early, she says. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Young Adults Can Keep It Simple: Start Saving

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Dos And Don'ts For Talking To Kids About Money

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Personal finance websites allow their users to track even small expenses — such as coffee-shop visits — and set savings goals, like paying for a long vacation. PR Newswire hide caption

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Sites That Help Track Your Spending, And Saving

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Mobile apps are one mechanism helping the tech-savvy to manage their finances. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Kate Haynes (left) and Samantha Jensen watch the stock tickers and debate what to select for their investments while participating in Junior Achievement's Finance Park program in Fairfax County, Va. Erin Schwartz/NPR hide caption

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