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  • Parenting Tools Printables
    Teen Driving Contract
    Did your teen just get his license? Print out this contract as an agreement between you and your teen to help ensure he drives responsibly and stays safe while behind the wheel. ...
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    Kids and Credit Cards
    Top 10 Credit Card Tips for Teens
    Parents are increasingly allowing teens to get their own credit card. When they're used correctly, credit cards can help teens learn financial responsibility. Just be sure to prepare them with some wise tips to build good credit and prevent wild ...
    Erin Dower
  • Parenting Tools Printables
    Teen Budget Worksheet
    Help your teenager organize his expenses and save his money with this FREE teen budget worksheet. Download the worksheet and save it to your desktop. Your teen can type in his monthly expenses and income, and the worksheet will calculate his budg...
  • Teen Cell Phone Use
    Teen Texting and Driving: A Modern Day Hazard
    Teen Texting and Driving: A Modern Day Hazard In this digital age, it's easier than ever to stay in touch, but the convenience of technology means more dangers behind the wheel. You've probably seen it before - a person behind the wheel of a movi...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Teen Driving
    9 Rules for Keeping Your Teen Driver Safe
    Earning a driving license is one of the most exciting times for teens, but lack of driving experience all too often leads to crashes and devastating consequences — according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), motor vehicle cra...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Career Paths
    Who Am I?
    Take this quiz to see if you know what each individual does in his profession. ...
    Arden Dore
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    Jobs and Chores
    10 Great Volunteer Ideas for Teens
    Now might be the ideal time to set yourself up for next year's job. But you have to be willing to volunteer part-time in your community. Unpaid work can help you learn new skills, understand more about the workplace, and -- best of all -- give yo...
    Susan Friedman
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    Fact Monster - a safe online educational space for kids

    Are you worried about your kids being online? Fact Monster is a KidSafe-certified site for your kids to get homework help, play games and watch educational videos. Check it out...and give Same Game a try yourself!

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    Kids and Credit Cards
    Tips for Talking to Your Kids About Credit Cards
    Tips for Talking to Your Kids About Credit Cards Young people, whether traveling on the path to college or into the workforce, will be faced with an increasing number of financial decisions. Their knowledge and attitudes about spending, savings, ...
  • Parenting Tools Printables
    Teen Budget Worksheet
    Help your teenager organize his expenses and save his money with this FREE teen budget worksheet. Download the worksheet and save it to your desktop. Your teen can type in his monthly expenses and income, and the worksheet will calculate his budg...
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    Jobs and Chores
    Jobs for Teens
    Teenagers earn more than just spending money at a part-time job -- they earn experience, financial independence, responsibility, and savings for college. Life as a teenager can be hectic between school, friends, and home. That's why part-time jo...
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    When Your Teen Wants a Car
    When Your Teen Wants a Car There's a great probability that, sooner or later, your teenager is going to want to have his own car. The question is, will you agree to let him have one? Let's dispel the notion right up front that every teenager ne...
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    Summer Jobs
    Top 10 Summer Jobs for Teens
    Let's face it -- between school, home, friends, and extracurricular activities, life as a teenager can be chaotic. Many teens view summer as a time for relaxation and vacation, but for some, it's all about the money. Summer jobs for teens should ...
  • School and Learning
    Saving for College
    Get the Stats: Teens and College Finance
    Is your teen ready to manage money when she goes off to college? Take this quiz from the College Parents of America to find out. ...
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    Kids and Credit Cards
    Reality Check: Kids and Credit
    How much do you know about kids and credit? Take our quiz and find out! ...
  • Life After High School: Top 10 Alternatives to College
    College Alternatives
    Life After High School: Top 10 Alternatives to College
    Attending college after high school isn't for everyone. Some teens choose to take a year or two off before continuing their education, while others jump right into the workforce. If your teen is looking to explore his options, check out these alt...
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    Teens and Money
    When to Give -- and When Not to Give -- Financial Help to Your Teen
    When to Give -- and When Not to Give -- Financial Help to Your Teen These handy little questions ought to help you decide when giving or not giving is in your daughter's best interest and will or won't curb her growth, maturity, and independenc...