Personal Finance

There are lots of articles on personal finance online and some communities and schools offer courses and seminars. Below are a few representative links that should be useful.


Balance Track Overview of Personal Finance

This is a good overview of personal finance. Worksheets are too complicated, but you’ll get the idea.


Good overview – from budgeting to credit to buying a car.

Khan Academy – Personal Finance

This link goes to savings and budgeting, but you can the navigate to other personal finance topics


The following books are good overviews of financial issues that become important in the teen years. O.M.G. is less than 50 pages long.

The Complete Guide to Personal Finance for Teenagers and College Students

Tamsen Butler

O.M.G Official Money Guide for Teenagers

Susan and Michael Beacham