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Financial Literacy Resources for Parents

This page provides links to over 100 websites, a book list, and video resources where you can get information on just about any topic relating to money.

Automobiles

New & used vehicle pricing:
www.autobytel.com
www.kbb.com
www.nada.com
www.edmunds.com

Auto safety & recalls
www.autosafety.org
www.carsafety.org
www.nhtsa.gov

Avenues for redress:
www.bbonline.org

Lemon Laws:
www.autopedia.com/html/HotLinks_Lemon.html

Consumer Information (Interest rates, etc.)

Fraud and safety concerns:
www.cpsc.gov
www.fcc.gov
www.dot.gov
www.usps.gov
www.fraud.org

Interest rates:
www.bankrate.com
www.banx.com
www.chicagofed.org
www.federalreserve.gov
www.ftc.gov
www.lendingtree.com

Prices and product information:
www.pricescan.com
www.consumerreports.org

State and local consumer protection offices:
www.nacaanet.org

Cost of Living Data

www.accra.org
www.consumer-action.org

Credit Cards

www.cardtrak.com

Credit & Consumer Counseling

www.nfcc.org
www.profina.org

Credit Reporting & Scoring

www.equifax.com
www.experian.com
www.transunion.com
www.myfico.com

Credit Unions

www.cuna.org

Data on the Economy

www.bls.gov
www.conferenceboard.org

Estate Planning

Planning:
www.naepc.org
www.troweprice.com

Taxes:

www.irs.gov
www.hrblock.com
www.taxprophet.com

Wills:
www.nolo.com

Financial Information

www.federalreserve.gov

Financial markets:

www.amex.com
www.cbot.com
www.cme.com
www.nasdaq.com
www.nyse.com

Mutual Funds:
www.bloomberg.com
www.brill.com
www.money.cnn.com
www.fool.com
www.kiplinger.com
www.morningstar.com
www.sec.gov
www.troweprice.com
www.valueline.com
www.vanguard.com

News
money.cnn.com
www.cbs.marketwatch.com

Options & Futures:
www.cbot.com
www.ino.com
www.pitnews.com
www.pmpublishing.com
www.888options.com

REITs (Real Estate Investment Trusts):
www.nareit.com

Savings Bonds & Treasury Securities:
www.publicdebt.treas.gov
www.savingsbond.gov

Stocks:
www.bloomberg.com
www.money.cnn.com
www.fool.com
www.kiplinger.com
www.morningstar.com
www.sec.gov
www.troweprice.com
www.valueline.com
www.smartmoney.com
www.vanguard.com

Financial Planners

www.cfp-board.org
www.fpanet.org

Financial Planning Advice

www.crown.org
www.fidelity.com
www.americanexpress.com
www.kiplinger.com
www.money.com
www.smartmoney.com
www.worth.com

Financial Planning Tools & Calculators

General Calculators:
www.epinet.org
www.kiplinger.com/tools/
www.lowermybills.com
www.money.com
www.quicken.com

Loan Calculators:
www.interest.com

Repayment Calculator:
www.debtanalyzer.com

Housing & Real Estate

Home Buying/Selling and Mortgage Information

www.ginniemae.gov
www.homeloans.va.gov
www.homepath.com
www.hud.gov
www.mortgagecafe.com
www.mortgage-net.com
www.realtor.com
www.sellyourhomeyourself.com

Insurance - General

Consumer information:
www.insure.com
www.quicken.com/insurance/

Insurance company ratings:
www.standardandpoors.com
www.ambest.com/

Quotes:
www.insure.com
www.insquote.com

Regulatory issues:
www.naic.org

Insurance - Health

Consumer information:
www.hiaa.org
www.insure.com

Federal Government health care plans:
www.ssa.gov/top10.html

Health care plan ratings:
www.healthchoices.org

Medicare:
www.medicare.gov

Quotes:
www.insweb.com
www.quotesmith.com
www.insquote.com

Insurance - Life

Company ratings:

www.ambest.com

Consumer information:
www.life-line.org
www.naic.org
www.quicken.com/insurance/

Social Security Administration:
ww.ssa.gov

Insurance Quotes:
www.insquote.com
www.quotesmith.com

Investing Information:

www.better-investing.org
www.e-analytics.com
www.fool.com
www.investmentcompanyinstitute.org
www.ivillage.com
www.kiplinger.com
www.marketaxess.com
www.money.com
www.moneycentral.com
www.morningstar.com
www.nasd.com
www.quicken.com
www.sec.gov
www.smartmoney.com
www.troweprice.com
www.valueline.com
www.vanguard.com
www.worth.com
www.wsj.com

Investments

Bonds:
www.bonds-online.com
www.moodys.com
www.standardandpoors.com

Personal Finance Information and Legal Protections

www.pueblo.gsa.gov

Retirement Planning

AARP:
www.aarp.com

Social Security:
www.ssa.gov

Miscellaneous:
www.dol.gov
www.401k.com
www.403bwise.com

Student Loan Information

www.salliemae.com

Tax Planning

www.irs.gov
www.jklasser.com
www.taxprophet.com
www.taxadmin.org
www.2040.com
www.taxplanet.com
www.quicken.com/taxes/

Books & Magazines

The Child Entrepreneur

The Money Making Book for Kids
Author: Spring. Asher

Jobs for Kids: The Guide to Having Fun and Making Money
Author: Carol Barkin

Kid's Guide to Making Money
Author: Judy Bawstyra

Extra Cash for Kids
Author: Larry Belliston

The Totally Awesome Business Book for Kids
Author: Adriane G. Berg

Every Kids Guide to Making and Managing Money
Author: Joy Wilt Berry

Totally Awesome Money/Business Book Pak for Kids
Author: Arthur Berg Bochner

50 Money Making Ideas for Kids
Author: Lauree Burkett

Fast Cash for Kids
Author: Bonnie Drew

Kid Biz
Author: Bonnie Drew

Show Me the Money!: 101 Money Making Projects for Kids
Author: Bonnie Drew

The Kids' Business Book
Author: Arlene Erlbach

Kid Money
Author: B. Faaborg

Kids Can Make Money Too!
Author: Vada Lee Jones

Kid Cash: Creative Money-Making Ideas (for Kids by Kids)
Author: Joe Lamancusa

Big Bucks for Kids
Author: Jan Leasure

Money and Kids; How to Earn It, Save It, and Spend It
Author: Mary Price Lee

How Kids Can Really make Money
Author: Shari Lewis

Kids Can Make Money Too
Author: Faye M. Rempel

World of Money Presents Funny Business: A Bazillion Cool Business Ideas for Kids!
Author: Michael J. Searls

The First Official Money Making Book for Kids
Author: Fred C. Shanaman

Money-Making Ideas for Kids
Author: Todd Temple

The Biz Kids' Guide to Success: Money-Making Ideas for Young Entrepreneurs
Author: Terri Thompson

Good Cents: Every Kid's Guide to Making Money
Author: Martha Weston

101 Marvelous Money-Making Ideas for Kids
Author: Heather Wood

The Kids' Money-Making Book
Author: Jim Young

Kids & Allowance

Earning an Allowance
Author: Joy Berry

Allowance System Took Kit
Author: Ron Berry

Home Allowance and Chore Kit
Author: Larry Burkett

Making Allowances
Author: Paul W. Lermitte

Kids' Allowances
Author: David McCurrach

The Allowance Workbook for Kids and Their Parents
Author David McCurrach

The Kids' Allowance Book
Author: Amy Nathan

Monthly Money: Allowance & Responsibility System for Kids & Teenagers
Author: Craig Rhyne

World of Money Allowance Kit
Author: Michael J. Searls

Kids & Careers

Jobs for Kids
Author: Jeanne Kiefer

Career Ideas for Kids Who Like Money
Author: Diane Lindsey

Money Management: Kids

Money-Savvy Kids
Author: Raymond Albrektson

It's My Money: A Kid's Guide to the Green Stuff
Author: Ann Banks

The Totally Awesome Money Book for Kids
Author: Adriane G. Berg

Every Kids Guide to Making and Managing Money
Author: Joy Wilt Berry

Smart-Money Moves for Kids
Author: Judith Briles

Money Book for Kids
Author: Nancy Burgeson

Kid's Money Book
Author: Patricia Byers

Money Matters for Kids
Author: Larry Burkett

Larry Burkett's Money Planner for Kids
Author: Larry Burkett

Kid Money
Author: B. Faaborg

The Kid's Money Book
Author: Neale S. Godfrey

Neale S. Godfreys Ultimate Kids Money Book
Author: Neale S. Godfrey

Money Sense for Kids!
Author: Hollis Page Harman

Growing Money: A Complete Investing Guide for Kids
Author: Gail Karlitz

The Kids' Complete Guide to Money
Author: Kathleen Sharaar Kyte

The Money Book and Hideaway Bank
Author: Arnie Levin

The Kids' Money Book
Author: Jamie McGillian

The Savvy Kid's Book of Smarts
Author: Carole Marsh

The Everything Kids' Money Book
Author: Diane Mayr

The Kids' Money Book
Author: Jamie McGillian

The Kid's Guide to Money
Author: Steve Otfinoski

A Kid's Guide to Managing Money
Author: Joy Wilt

The Money Book: A Smart Kid's Guide to Savvy Saving and Spending/Gook and Bank
Author: Elaine Wyatt

Money Management: Parents

Your Kids, Your Money: A Financial Survival Manual for Parents
Author: Adriane G. Berg

How to Raise Kids Without Going Broke
Author: Peter Finch

Raising Happy Kids on a Reasonable Budget
Author: Patricia Gallagher

Raising Kids with Just a Little Cash
Author: Lisa Reid

How to Raise a Family on Less Than Two Incomes
Author: Denis M. Topolnicki

You Can Afford to Stay Home With Your Kids
Author: Malia McCawley Wyckoff

Teaching Kids about Money

Money-Savvy Kids
Author: Raymond Albrektson

Raising Money-Smart Kids
Author: Ron Blue

Dr. Tightwad's Money-Smart Kids
Author: Janet Bodnar

Raising Money-Wise Kids
Author: Judith Briles

Banking on Our Future: A Program for Teaching You and Your Kids about Money
Author: John Bryant

Kids Money and Values Creative Ways to Teach
Author: Patricia Estess

Raising Financially Fit Kids
Author: Joline Godfrey

Money Doesn't Grow on Trees
Author: Ellie Kay

Rich Dad's Rich Kid Smart Kid: Giving Your Child a Financial Head Start
Author: Robert T. Kiyosaki

Raising Rich Kids
Author: Gerald Le Van

The Money Book and Hideaway Bank
Author: Arnie Levin

The First National Bank of Dad

Author: David Owen

Kids and Money: Giving Them Savvy to Succeed Financially
Author: Jayne A. Pearl

Financial Peace Jr.: Teaching Kids about Money!
Author: Dave Ramsey

Kids and Money
Author: Michael J. Searls

Kids, Parents & Money
Author: Willard Stawski

The Money Tree Myth: A Parents' Guide to Helping Kids Unravel the Mysteries of Money
Author: Gail Vaz-Oxlade

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Raising Money-Smart Kids
Author: Barbara Weltman

Captivate Your Kids: Teaching Your Teens Financial Independence
Author: John E. Dr. Whitcomb

Understanding Kids & Money

Rich Dad, Poor Dad
Author: Robert T. Kiyosaki

Kids, Money & Values
Author: Particia Schiff

Kids, Parents & Money
Author: Willard Stawski

What Kids Really Want that Money Can't Buy
Author: Betsy Taylor

Televised Resources

Bloomberg Television
CNNfn

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