SUCCESS Game is a great way to teach personal finance skills

Channel 5 News  |  March 1, 2018

Can a board game help high school students prepare for the “real world?” “This game is great it’s called SUCCESS,” said Maplewood High School student Malachi French. NewsChannel 5 in Nashville, Tennessee stopped by Maplewood High School, where the game is being played as a way to learn about finances, making smart investments and donating to charity. Here’s what …

How To Keep Your Money Safe And Secure While Traveling

Nerd Wallet  |  February 28, 2018

An overseas adventure can be a lot of fun, but there are potential hazards that travelers should take into account when planning trips. The risks of international travel don’t include just your physical safety; your financial security can easily be jeopardized by scammers and thieves if you aren’t careful. Here are some tips and tricks …

This Is How You Can Get Your Kids A Free Birthday Phone Call From Their Favorite Nick Jr. Characters

Sarah Kuta  |  February 27, 2018

If your children are big fans of Nick Jr. shows, this is a super fun way to help them celebrate their birthday. When you sign up for the Nick Jr. Birthday Club, your children can get a free, personalized phone call on their birthday from one of their favorite characters. Get a phone call from …

This is one family’s plan for paying off $60,000 without sacrificing their lifestyle

Marie Rossiter  |  February 26, 2018

How does a married couple who earns more than $100,000 a year live most of the time on a paycheck-to-paycheck basis? It sounds kind of crazy, but I can tell you from personal experience it happens more often than you think. A debt-driven lifestyle has been robbing us of our peace of mind for years. …

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5 Class-Action Lawsuit Payouts From Popular Brands You’ll Want To Know About

Natalie Gould Tomko  |  February 23, 2018

Keeping an eye out for class-action lawsuit settlements has long been a favorite activity for budgeters and penny pinchers. Turns out, you can make a little money from taking a few minutes to fill out some forms. While some pay just pennies, others pay enough to take the family out to dinner or to stick in …

How 12 Olympians Pinched Pennies to Chase Gold

Nerd Wallet  |  February 20, 2018

We’re used to hearing stories of triumphant Olympians overcoming all odds to achieve their dreams. But for many, staying afloat financially is a lesser-known hurdle as they ski, skate, jump, flip and twirl their way to gold. NerdWallet talked to athletes competing in the 2018 Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea—and one former Olympian—about all things …