Financial Facts & Fun for Teens

Visit the pages below and have fun learning ways to make your money go farther! There are also good tips on getting ready for college and much more! And be sure to check back regularly for more links plus contests and games. We add them regularly!

TheMint.org has many resources for teens to learn about saving and spending money.

The 5-Step Save/Spend Plan
Buy it or not?
Take the spending challenge!
What kind of spender are you?

PracticalMoneySkills.com offers fun games and tips on saving. Check them out!

FIFA Financial Soccer
NFL Financial Football
Plan'it Prom - How to Save Money for Prom

Read Money Talks, a personal finance newsletter for young adults:

The Cost of Credit
Glossary of Banking Terms
Volume 1: Teens and Money
Volume 2: Credit or Debit
Volume 3: Helping Teens Manage Money

View videos on YouTube about saving:

"Advice from My Car"
"Flip Saves"

"I'd Like to Make a Deposit"
"Learn How to Save Money"
"Save Me"

"The Savings Plan"

The Federal Reserve also provides resources to teens about finances:

"Building Wealth"

Want to further your education after high school? Check out these resources:

Funding your education
Parents' Resource Book: Preparing Your Child for College
Register for the SAT
Search for scholarships
Tips and advice on completing applications
Top ten financial tips for college students
Upromise Rewards: a FREE program that can help pay for college