About Resources

All financial education providers, and others we mention on the website, offer services to Californians. The California Jump$tart Coalition does not specifically endorse or approve any of these resources. Please do your own research to determine which ones might be right for you.

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capMaking the Case for Financial Education

Here is a compilation, provided by the Jump$tart Coalition, of facts and figures gathered in the last 24 months about America’s money habits. Use them to educate yourself, and help others understand why youth financial education is critical.

appleandbooksTeaching Resources

Whether you are an Educator, a Parent or a Volunteer, there are many resources to teach children about money. Here are some California oriented resources, from classroom materials to on-line games to groups that will help you.

articlesArticles, Studies and Surveys

Here are key articles, studies and surveys about youth financial capability and education nationally and in California.


calculatorFinancial Smarts for Teachers

An introductory course for teachers and education students in pre-service training.