Money Matters is a newly-developed money management tool specifically written for teen parents. It allows parents to take control of their life by:
Setting Financial Goals - Step-by-step guidance through determining financial values, prioritizing spending, and taking control of financial resources
Budget Planning - Discusses cash flow, spending choices, and how to create and stick to a budget
Recordkeeping - Steps on balancing a checkbook, setting up a bill paying system, and getting financial records organized
Money Matters has been successfully tested in a variety of settings, including parenting groups for teen parents. It can be used individually or in small groups.