Financial Skills

VIDEOS
Warren Buffet – The Best Ways for Young People to Secure Their Financial Future

Daniel Goldstein – The Battle Between Your Present and Future Self

WEBSITES, NEWSLETTERS, and PERIODICALS
Professor Savings  Website started by a young, self-made financial expert on how to avoid debt and be financially stable and prosperous. Over 350 video lessons on various financial topics can be found on the website.

Barclays Money Skills. Tools and tips that will help you in managing your personal finances.

TOOLS & APPS
10 Money Tools for Young Adults  Article from US News and Money Reports regarding online tools to assist with money management.

ARTICLES and BOOKS
8 Financial Tips for Young Adults  An article with straightforward advice on managing your budget, from Investopedia.

10 Lessons I learned About Money Management as a Young Adult in my Twenties. An article on cultivating a healthy attitude toward money and learning to get your finances under control early.

Kobliner, Beth. Get a Financial Life: Personal Finance in Your Twenties and Thirties.If you’ve been meaning to get your finances in shape but have no idea where to start, this is your playbook: The all-new edition of the New York Times bestseller Get a Financial Life busts open the system, teaching tricks for becoming master of your own money universe. No matter what’s happening in the economy, all the guidance you need is right here. From tracking your spending to finding deals on insurance to navigating the new world of home buying, this easy-to-understand, comprehensive guide provides an up-to-date road map of the world of personal finance. Whether you earn $30,000 or $300,000, are single or married, are drowning in debt or just looking for ways to keep your savings secure in uncertain times, you’ll find the answers you need in Get a Financial Life. (Description from amazon.com)

PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES 

Financial Workshop Kits  Free resources for teachers of money management. Tools for financial planning professionals, social service professionals, community volunteers, financial educations, and human resources professionals.