Earning Information for Teens, 1st Edition

  • Keith Jones
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  • ISBN-10: 0780815769
  • ISBN-13: 9780780815766
  • DDC: 332.024008
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released December 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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This reference provides provides practical information for teens about earning an income, helps them understand fundamental economic and financial principles, and how these principles apply to their own lives.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
When and How Can You Work?.
1: Child Labor Laws in the United States.
2: Age Requirements for Getting Employed.
3: Teen Labor Participation.
4: When and Where Is a Teen Allowed to Work?.
5: Part-Time Employment.
6: Working during College.
7: Seasonal Jobs.
8: Summer Employment: A Snapshot of Teen Workers.
9: Hazardous Occupations for Teens.
10: Other Job Opportunities for Teens.
First Steps—Résumé Preparation and Job Search.
11: Assessing Yourself and Your Future.
12: Career Planning for High Schoolers.
13: Creating a Résumé.
14: Finding a Job.
15: Networking for Teens.
16: Apprenticeship: Earn While You Learn.
17: Internships: Previewing a Profession.
18: Job Scams.
19: Types of Job Scams.
On the Job.
20: The Rules of the Game: Preparing Youth for the World of Work.
21: What New Workers in Entry-Level Jobs Need to Be Able to Do.
22: Workplace Skills.
23: Workplace Ethics.
24: Workplace Safety.
25: Workers’ Rights.
26: Workplace Stress.
27: Work–Life Balance.
Managing Your Earnings.
28: MyMoney Five.
29: Youth Financial Knowledge and Capability.
30: Youth Tax Education.
31: Budgeting.
32: Electronic Banking.
33: Ways to Make Money Online.
34: Develop a Financial Plan.
35: How to Save and Invest.
36: Managing Money in the Real World.
37: Managing Money/Financial Empowerment.
38: Financial Checkup.
Smart Spending.
39: Online Shopping: A Guide for E-Consumers.
40: Using Debit and Credit Cards.
41: Credit Card Payments and Late Payments.
42: Mobile Wallet Services Protection.
43: Online Payment Services.
Saving and Protecting Your Earnings.
44: Savings and Investing.
45: Banking Basics.
46: If Debit Or Credit Cards Are Stolen.
47: Beware of Online Perils and Internet Fraud.
48: Identity Theft and Identity Fraud.
49: Telemarketing Scams.
50: Ten Things You Can Do to Avoid Financial Fraud.
Looking Ahead.
51: Self-Employment.
52: Investing Wisely.
53: Your Credit History.
54: Credit Scores and Why They Matter.
55: Ways to Establish and Maintain a Healthy Credit Score for Your Startup or Small Business.
56: Using Credit Wisely.
57: Credit Report and Credit Report Errors.
If You Need More Information.
58: Online Money Management Tools.
59: Resources for Financial Information.