financial literacy

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A Financial Literacy Curriculum Improves Financial Well-Being among Survivors of Domestic Violence
Researchers learned that survivors of domestic violence benefit from a financial education curriculum.

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Help Youth Prepare for Their Financial Futures
Make every month Financial Literacy Month with these youth-friendly websites.

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5 Tools for Building Youth Financial Literacy
We share resources that help youth find their financial footing.

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Teach Young People the Building Blocks of Healthy Finances
A federal website features five principles of financial literacy, with tools and games for youth and tips for educators.

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Give Youth the Keys to Their Financial Futures
Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative's seven-module financial literacy curriculum is available online.

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A Website That Helps You Help Young People Navigate Federal Student Aid
Not sure what to tell young people about applying for federal student aid? Learn about the FAFSA, the different types of aid and how to explain it all to youth in the Department of Education's online Financial Aid Toolkit.

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Help LGBT Married Couples Understand Their Federal Rights
A series of fact sheets from the American Civil Liberties Union details many of the ways federal agencies accord legal respect to married same-sex couples.

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'The State of Young America: Economic Barriers to the American Dream'
A new report on the economic state of young Americans includes personal stories and the results of a poll that captures the circumstances of 18- to 34-year-olds.

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Financial Literacy Tips for Young Adults
NPR features a series of videos and articles to help young adults understand and manage their finances.

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