Financial advice and education for young people
Broadcast: Midmorning, 05/20/2011, 9:06 a.m.
High school and college students graduating this spring will face new financial responsibilities like managing loans and paying bills. But are young people prepared for the financial challenges that lie ahead?
- Ron Lieber: writes the "Your Money" column for The New York Times. He's the author or co-author of three books, including The New York Times bestseller "Taking Time Off."
- Laura Levine: Executive director of the Jump$tart Coalition, which is dedicated to improving the financial literacy of pre-kindergarten through college-age youth.