Financial education for young adults has never been more important. If the current recession has shown us anything, it’s that the lack of financial literacy has had devastating implications. It is vital that we make a change, and that we make it now.
Hosted by Donald Faison, real people share their real stories. Financial experts and advisors offer advice to help them navigate their way through the most common financial challenges. “Your Life, Your Money” delivers basic financial advice in a simple and entertaining manner. Hosted by Donald Faison (“Scrubs”, “Clueless”) and featuring hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons and R&B/pop singer D.Woods (Danity Kane). “Chapters” include financial literacy, budgets & banks, digging out of debt, saving money, insurance and starting your own business.
The “Your Life, Your Money” website and other related resources are intended to inform, inspire and motivate you to know more, do more, and be more effective in managing your money today and in the future.
Our fall magazine is a special edition based around the “Your Life, Your Money” show. Visit the “Your Life, Your Money” website at http://www.pbs.org/your-life-your-money for great media clips, tools and games.
“Your Life, Your Money” airs on PBS:
September 9, 2009 @ 9 p.m.
September 10, 2009 @ 12 p.m., 3 p.m., 3 a.m.
September 11, 2009 @ 3 a.m.