Resources & References: FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

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American Business, Entrepreneurship, Personal Management, and Salesmanship merit badge pamphlets
Bianchi, David W. Blue Chip Kids: What Every Child (and Parent) Should Know About Money, Investing, and the Stock Market. Wiley, 2015.
Ramsey, Dave, and Rachel Cruze. Smart Money Smart Kids: Raising the Next Generation to Win with Money. Thomas Nelson, 2014.
Stanley, Thomas J., and William D. Danko. The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America’s Wealthy. Taylor Trade Publishing, 2010.

Bureau of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Consumer Action
Federal Student Aid Office of the U.S. Department of Education
Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy
Money As You Grow: 20 Things Kids Need to Know to Live Financially Smart Lives
Teens Guide to Money
Tips for Teens

Related Program Features
Communication, Ethics, Mathematics, Project Planning

Photo and Illustration Credits
(, courtesy: stock market graphs, ©ramcreations; calculator, ©sittipong; credit card, ©Pixel Embargo; pen on checkbook, ©photastic), (, courtesy: books/chart on table, ©Pressmaster); (, courtesy: banknotes 5,
10, 100, ©ruigam21)

We are grateful to Charlene Wilson, Orem, Utah, for helping to develop the Financial Management program feature.