Summary: Money Matters provides valuable information to teens and teaches them the skills and knowledge they need for a financially successful future.
The Money Matters Facilitator’s Guide provides Club staff and volunteers with necessary financial information and instructions for the small-group activities that are easy to implement. The fun Teen Personal Finance Guide contains practical tips and activities to help teens learn to balance a checkbook, create a budget and save and invest for college and retirement. The website provides additional information for teens to build their money management skills through interactive activities, games, and tools. Teens finish the program better equipped to save money and stick to a budget.
To empower teens to spend money wisely, save, and invest for their futures.
Money Matters promotes financial responsibility and independence among Club members ages 13 to 18. Participants learn how to manage a checking account, create a budget, save and invest, start small businesses, and pay for college.
Boys & Girls Club members age 13-18