Discover how 14 year-old Damon Williams accumulated a stock portfolio of $50,000, making him an owner in over 30 companies in Money Tracks' Damon Top Story, from Episode 214. Investing 101 with Andy, from episode 205, also has a great story. Check them out at http://www.secretary.state.nc.us/sec/moneytrack.aspx and you could be the next tycoon!
Kid$Inve$t is a comprehensive guide to the stock market, investing and money management.....specifically designed for young people. The information on this site is separated according to age/grade level. From the Illinois Securities Department.
College Foundation of North Carolina
College Foundation of North Carolina is a nonprofit partnership between Pathways of North Carolina, College Foundation, Inc., and the North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority. These organizations have broad expertise in helping students to prepare successfully for college and to find the best financial aid alternatives. Together, they provide a complete and comprehensive source of information - and real solutions - for students and their families.
The FAFSA4caster will help you get an early start on the financial aid process.
Jumpstart's Reality Check
Take this simple test. Fill in your choices and then get ready for a reality check! Chances are you'll be surprised by how much your so called "Dream Life" is going to cost you when you grow up. From the Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy.
Avoiding Investor Scams
Learn how to avoid invester scams with this game from the Secretary of State.
Savings Fitness: A Guide to Your Money and Your Financial Future
A pdf guide that is for all ages and explains how to fit savings into busy and demanding lives.
Start Smart: Money Management for Teens
General and reliable money management information from the FDIC.
Reinforces a long-term investing perspective, the importance of diversification and the corrosiveness of day trading.
Information about planning for college, scholarships, grants, federal loans, repaying loans and more.
Resources on investing young for college students and young investors - stock market investing articles and fantasy stock market game help the young investor learn investing skills.