Money Matters

Money Matters promotes financial responsibility and independence among Club members ages 13 to 18. Participants learn how to manage a checking account, create a budget, save and invest, start small businesses and pay for college.

Young adults in the U.S. today are facing a perfect storm of personal and social pressures that can compromise their financial well-being: record lows in savings, record highs in student and consumer debt, increasing living costs and uncertain employment prospects.

Money Matters helps young people learn financial literacy, so they can make good financial choices as adults. Participants learn how to manage a checking account, create a budget, save and invest, start small businesses and pay for college. Teens who complete Money Matters show improved financial management skills, including saving money and sticking to a budget.

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Give gifts while giving back to Hartford kids this holiday season.
Check out our online LEGO Auction to benefit our Clubs.

Bidding opens at Midnight on Black Friday, November 27, runs through
#GivingTuesday, December 1, at 8:00pm.

We have a wide range of LEGO items available: The Mandalorian, Lamborghini, Harry Potter's Diagon Alley, The White House, and much more.

To preview our LEGO auction items go to our bidpal site: one.bidpal.net/bgchgivtue2020/browse/all

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