The Heck With the Joneses: Understanding Financial Peer Pressure 

As a parent, you probably realize that your child’s friends influence their thoughts and behaviors in many ways. Have you considered how it affects their attitudes toward money? While peer pressure is not just an adolescent thing, we know that teens are particularly susceptible. As young people start forming identities separate from their parents and […]

The #1 Thing You Can Do to Guide Your Teen to Financial Responsibility

THE IMPORTANCE OF PERSONAL FINANCIAL LITERACY Hi! My name is Lori and I’m the founder of Wealth Building Academy for Teens, a four-module, self-paced course that helps prepare teens to make responsible financial decisions. I’m passionate about helping teens learn how to earn, save, budget, and spend so that they have a strong foundation for […]