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For Parents: Putting kids on the road to financial independence
Guide for parents
Get valuable advice from a family finance expert ASK CARRIE:
- The Financial Gender Gap May Start Earlier Than You Think
- The Capitol Hill Challenge: How Would a Teenager Invest $100,000?
- How can a teenager begin to invest?
- Are you ready to invest?
- Things you want to know about investing but are afraid to ask, Part I
- Things you want to know about investing but are afraid to ask, Part II
- Can Middle Schoolers Learn to Make Smart Money Choices?
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