Featuring articles and self-help tools on topics including:
Financial Tools and Calculators Resources for Teachers and Librarians Interactive Activities
 

 

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LMC/ARBA Best in Reference Award-Winner!

  • How do I create a budget?
  • How long will it take me to pay off my credit card?
  • What does it mean when a mortgage is “underwater”?
  • What are the best college savings plans?


Rosen Digital’s Financial Literacy database makes economics and personal finance easy to understand and highly engaging. Articles explore macro-, micro-, and global economics as well as personal and household finance. Users will learn to manage credit and debt, save and invest with confidence, plan for college and retirement, and avoid fraud and scams.

 
 
 


Teachers and Librarians Are Saying...

“Feels personalized, as though written to an individual reading it...Great for business and economics courses as well as math, personal finance, and career courses.”
—LMC/ARBA Best of Reference Award

“Highly readable and researchable...The inclusion of financial calculators is brilliant. This is a landmark resource for students to educate them and help them apply these concepts. Highly recommended.”
—Library Media Connection

“This was exactly what we needed. We matched every single one of our Financial literacy objectives with something in your database so we didn’t need a textbook.”
—Lori Donovan, Instructional Specialist, Chesterfield County Public Schools, VA

Features Include:

  • New content on entrepreneurship, financial aid, online reputation, and communication skills
  • Digital storytelling opportunities: Young Entrepreuneurs Story (YES) Project allows young leaders to share their successes, challenges, and advice with their peers
  • Interactive calculators provide tools for success in budgeting, loans, savings and retirement
  • Lesson plans and program ideas
  • Text-to-speech, text highlighting, and enhanced text visibility ensure all learners read and succeed
  • Instant translation into over 100 languages
  • Correlations to ELA and math state standards and Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy standards