Money Matters for Your Family



According to the National Financial Educators Council, the average American adult loses $1,634 because they are not financially literate. Another startling statistic: “12 percent of adults wouldn’t be able to pay their monthly bills if they incurred an unexpected expense of $400 or more,” (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System).

April is Financial Literacy Month and we recently talked with Ebony Ruffin about all things money. Money and family budgeting can be a stressful topic but it doesn’t have to be. Ebony has great ideas on getting your family finances in order and how to have age appropriate conversations with your children about money.

Watch the interview to learn more. Ebony breaks things down into easy to understand terms and even covers the newest trends that are attracting even our children to the stock market.

Need more resources: here are some that we like:

30 Steps to Financial Wellness

Pockets Change

Clever Girl Finance

Nerd Wallet


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