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Great Minds Think: A Kid's Guide to Money

Great Minds Think: A Kid's Guide to Money is a free, self-directed activity book that introduces basic concepts in personal finance and helps students understand how to make smart decisions about money

Free Financial Skills Book Gives Kids a Smart Start

The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland is offering a free activity book that makes finances fun.Great Minds Think: A Kid’s Guide to Money, produced by the Bank’s Learning Center and Money Museum, is filled with engaging exercises to help middle-school-aged kids make thoughtful decisions about money.

The colorful, interactive booklet can help adults start a conversation about money with children. Activities introduce children to concepts such as earning, spending, budgeting, and saving. Each page includes a basic lesson on money management followed by an exercise that reinforces the lesson learned. Children can complete the activities on their own, or with another person.

All content has been reviewed by education experts and field tested by diverse groups of students.

Great Minds Think: A Kid’s Guide to Money has been used as a springboard by parents, teachers, and concerned adults to help more than 180,000 kids understand the value of money.

Great Minds Think Activity Book

To order free print copies, use this order form, email the learning center, or call 216.579.3188

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Sample Page from Booklet: Great Minds Think Money Word Search

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