Want to learn how you can pay for college?
How can youth learn to obtain the funds they really want? Money Management programs can teach youth how to earn, save and invest all of their money.
Knowing how to handle money will have a lasting impact on youth and their future. It can be the difference between:
- Having $1,000 and $1,000,000
- A future of debt of a future of profit
- The panic of living paycheck to paycheck or realization of your dreams and goals
Learning the basics of personal finance as a youth is a positive step toward a successful financial future. The resources below offer information, activities, tools and an opportunity to engage in the learning process.
Michigan 4-H Career Exploration and Workforce Preparation Team
June 20, 2017 | Beverly Przystas | Across the state, Michigan State University Extension is helping youth, adults and communities grow and prosper. Let’s take a look at how Gladwin County made impacts through Extension programs in 2016.
May 24, 2017 | Michelle Neff | Across the state, Michigan State University Extension is helping youth, adults and communities grow and prosper. Let’s explore some highlights of how MSU Extension programs impacted Clare County in 2016.
May 19, 2017 | Laurie Rivetto | Teaching youth the difference between saving and investing will help put them on the path to wealth.
May 16, 2017 | Laurie Rivetto | Having too many choices to spend money on might be more challenging than we think.
May 8, 2017 | Beverly Przystas | Teaching kids about money can be done in a fun and educational way using these ideas.
May 8, 2017 | Laurie Rivetto | Whether writing out checks personally or as part of your role as treasurer, these few tips will keep you successfully utilizing checks.
March 17, 2017 | Frank Cox | If your dream job requires a graduate degree, consider an assistantship to pay for graduate school.
February 21, 2017 | Debra Barrett | An overview of the significant impact from 2016 career exploration and workforce programming in Michigan.
February 21, 2017 | Laurie Rivetto | Keeping a good paper trail of a group’s finances benefits the treasurer and the group.
February 20, 2017 | Laurie Rivetto | Personal education and some re-framing will set you up for success in teaching youth about money management.