Financial Nutrition® for Young Women: How (and Why) to Teach Girls about Money, 1st Edition

  • Melissa Donohue
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  • ISBN-10: 1440852316
  • ISBN-13: 9781440852312
  • DDC: 332.024008
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 163 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released January 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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A powerful resource for all women who want a better understanding of financial empowerment, this book provides an easy-to-follow approach for adults to teach girls about money—and for girls to do some learning on their own.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Women and Money: Telling the Story for Girls.
2: The Financial Nutrition® Method Underlying It All.
3: Income: Learn Not to Underearn.
4: Budgeting and Saving: Needs versus Wants.
5: Compound Interest: You Can Understand This.
6: Debt and Credit: Let’s Manage This.
7: Investing: Girls Don’t Need to Fall Behind.
8: Taxes Don’t Have to Be a Dirty Word.
9: Insurance: The Ultimate Hedge.
10: Financial Information Sources: Education and Experts Matter.
11: Entrepreneurship: Think in a New Way.
12: From Here: How to Keep the Learning and Empowerment Going.
Appendix 1: Financial Nutrition® Clubs.
Appendix 2: Financial Nutrition ® Curriculum.
About the Author.