Managing Your Money and Finances: Getting Your First Job, 1st Edition

  • Xina M. Uhl
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508188440
  • ISBN-13: 9781508188445
  • DDC: 650.140835
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released November 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Earning money at a job for the first time is an exciting step on the road to adulthood. Taking the steps necessary to getting that job and learning how to function as an employee make this a valuable experience. Teens soon realize that their paychecks may quickly disappear when spent on new technology, clothing, entertainment, and other things. This informative volume guides readers through finding work, understanding pay scales and benefits, and learning about hours and schedules. Advice on how to budget and save and what to expect when it comes to taxes round out what to expect from the employment process.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Preparing for Work.
2: The All-Important Dollar.
3: Work on a Schedule.
4: Strategies for Spending.
5: Responsibilities to the Government and Society.
6: Jobs and Your Future.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Authors.
Photo Credits.