Schools teach us almost everything, but not “Money 101.” For the basics on finance, turn to UN-BROKE: What You Need to Know About Money.
It’s an unconventional look at the fundamentals of everyday finance
with all the facts about credit cards, mortgages, stocks and bonds,
investing and 401(k)’s, in a fresh new format combining information and
The format looks to be pretty light-hearted and goofy (Cedric the Entertainer yelling at credit cards / the Jonas Brothers teaching screaming teenagers the basics on the stock market), but given the financial crunches/headaches many of us find ourselves in these days – solid information presented in a digestable way is a REALLY good thing.
Anyone want to record it for me (says cable-less Katie <grin>)?? It’s on the air this Friday night (May 29th) from 8-9am CST. At best, you’ll see your finances in a different light – at worst, you’ll have a little giggle and can drool over the Jonas Brothers (*coughMAGSMACcough*).