Financial literacy has never been more important than it is today. Dollars a Sense for Teens is written by a residential mortgage banker with over 20 years of experience. The book is designed to help teens form financial habits and skills to last a lifetime. This is a powerful book that can be used for decades as a financial reference book. The first chapter shares the habits of financially successful people. This is a critical chapter, as it gives the foundation for financial success. To continue building a strong financial foundation, guidelines for income, debt and building great credit are covered in detail. Additionally, a section of questions, with answers, is given to anchor the teachings of the book.From renting or buying a home, car, cell phone, to setting up utilities in your home or apartment, purchasing car insurance, your credit score ... For example, the lender you have for your car loan reports your payments to these repositories each month. How you pay your bills, on time or not, are compiled by each repository and then from this information a credit score is calculated. ... Generally, scores over 700 are considered excellent while scores below 600 are considered poor.
|Title||:||Dollars & Sense for Teens|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2014-03|