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Teens and Money: No failure to launch

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In a world where teens face so many challenges and opportunities, how can we help make sure they learn effective money management skills? To begin answering this question, it is essential to consider what socialization factors could influence teens’ financial knowledge.

In this episode of Family Financial Feuds, Camaya Wallace Bechard and Kathy Sweedler explore some of the purposeful and unintentional socialization processes that might be affecting our teens. Camaya and Kathy also discuss teen employment and provide resources from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and University of Minnesota Extension on how to encourage healthy financial behaviors in teens. Find Teens and Money: No failure to launch on our Sound Cloud page to hear the full conversation!