Junior Achievement Creates Free Money-Management Teaching Tools for Parents

Junior Achievement USA announced today that it has created a new series of free, downloadable teaching tools to help parents talk to their children about smart money management. The lessons, called Junior Achievement $ave, USA, are posted at www.ja.org, and cover such topics as budgeting, the importance of saving, understanding the cost of credit and how to use it, and planning how to pay for college.

The lessons are sponsored by The Allstate Foundation and all crucial for children’s financial literacy education.