Teen Finance Series

Tips for a Successful Financial Life

Financial literacy has never been more important. Today’s teens face increasingly complex financial challenges and opportunities. The Omnigraphics Teen Finance Series was developed to help students understand basic economic principles and learn how these principles apply to their own lives.

Each volume in the Teen Finance Series presents topics designed to help teens develop the skills necessary to manage their money wisely and plan for a secure financial future. These books are authoritative, well-organized, and easy-to use. Each volume deals comprehensively with a high-interest topic, with a detailed contents section that will lead readers directly to the information they need. Each volume includes articles on a wide range of relevant topics written by authoritative sources. These articles are written in a straightforward, easy-to-read style, with headings, sidebars, definitions, and illustrations that break up the text and convey facts in different ways. Teens and other readers will find the volumes in the Teen Finance Series to be excellent resources for reference, research, and personal information.

 

    • Teen Resource Center

      Helpful life hacks for today’s teens. An online subscription service created to provide information-hungry teenagers with the practical reference content they crave.

      • Publication Date: Annual Access
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1676-3
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $495.00

    • Cash and Credit Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides tips for a successful financial life including facts about earning money, paying taxes, budgeting, banking, shopping, using credit, and avoiding financial pitfalls.

      • Publication Date: April 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1551-3
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • College Financing Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides information for teens about planning, saving, and paying for post-secondary education, with facts about government aid, private loans and scholarships, and other sources of financial assistance.

      • Publication Date: April 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1547-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Debt Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides information for teens about establishing and using credit, managing credit cards, and coping with debt-related problems. Includes index and resource information.

      • Publication Date: March 2018
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1569-8
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Earning Information for Teens, 1st Ed.

      Basic consumer information and guidelines on financial and workplace planning and covers a variety of topics of interest to prospective teen workers, including guidelines on when and how a teen can work; resume preparation; conducting job searches; navigating workplace culture and performance expectations; spending wisely; saving and protecting earnings and credit history; and improving financial and working skills, with money management tools and other resources for financial information offered as additional resources.

      This item is scheduled to release on 11/16/2018 Not Yet Available – This title will be shipped upon publication

      • Publication Date: Nov 2018
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1575-9
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Savings and Investment Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides consumer finance information for teens about economic principles, wealth development, bank accounts, stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and other financial tools.

      • Publication Date: April 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1553-7
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

"A book such as College Financing Information for Teens, Third Edition should be on every school and public library shelf to provide valuable assistance for planning a successful college experience… A comprehensive yet concise text, it is purposeful in its content without extraneous information that could be distracting."

—2018 SLC/ARBA Awards: Best Resource for Youth

"This book provides an excellent format that attracts young readers. Every high school, community college, and university should consider adding this book to resource collections. Library acquisition decision-makers will also consider this contribution appropriate for their teen resource center."

—American Reference Books Annual, 2018 on Cash and Credit Information for Teens

"Offers 'real world practical' information for teens about establishing and using credit, managing credit cards, and coping with debt-related problems. An impressive source of tips for teens wanting a successful financial life and cover such issues as relevant facts about the national economy, money management, interest rates, predatory lending practices, and resolving debt related problems. A part of the Omnigraphics 'Teen Finance Series' and is unreservedly recommended for high school, college, and community library collections."

—Midwest Book Review, 2018 on Debt Information for Teens

"This accessible reference is designed to improve financial literacy for readers in high school and up."

—ProtoView, July '17 on Savings and Investment Information for Teens

"[Teen Finance Series] volumes provide a thorough base level understanding of their topics. With most of the large-sized text broken into small, highlighted chunks or bulleted lists and a detailed index, they provide an easily browse-able resource to answer basic questions about finance. The tone is upbeat and conversational, but authoritative. Each volume includes a section with a directory for further information…A concise resource for teenagers beginning to use money and preparing to pay for college."

—VOYA: Voice of Youth Advocates, June '12

"These volumes provide practical, easy-to-understand answers to many common questions about personal finance and college funding. Each topic is addressed in a thorough, well-documented entry that will help teens understand complex concepts such as credit and borrowing, grants, and student loans….Would be an outstanding addition to any library serving teens."

—Booklist, Mar 15 '12

"This series will prove useful for high school and undergraduate students. Both school libraries and college reference collections should add this work to their collections."

—American Reference Books Annual, 2012

Standard Features

  • Accessible organization—generous use of headings
  • Charts and tables aid comprehension of statistical data
  • Callout boxes highlight important information, define terms, or summarize chapter content
  • Resource directories with contact information guide further research
  • Comprehensive index
  • Library binding, 7 ¼ x 9 ¼
  • List price $69 per volume
  • School and Library Price $62 per volume