NASHVILLE, Tenn. Financial Peace for the Next Generation has received a recommendation from the Utah State Instructional Materials Commission as a supplemental curriculum to help teach basic financial concepts to high school students. According to the commission, the program covers more than 70 percent of the state's General Financial Literacy standards. More info
Nationally syndicated radio talk show host and best-selling author, Dave Ramsey, created the program to help teach students the financial lessons their parents have learned the hard way. The DVD series covers the basics of insurance, investing, saving, retirement planning and college planning, along with the difficulties associated with credit and debt. More than 1,300 high schools in 46 states and three countries are teaching their students how to begin building wealth at an early age and how to avoid the pitfalls that lead to debt and even bankruptcy.
For more information about Financial Peace for the Next Generation, visit www.daveramsey.com or call 1-800-781-8914.
About Dave Ramsey
Dave Ramsey is a personal money management expert, an extremely popular national radio personality and best-selling author of The Total Money Makeover, Financial Peace and More Than Enough. Ramsey knows first-hand what financial peace means in his own life living a true rags-to-riches-to-rags-to-riches story. By age twenty-six he had established a four-million-dollar real estate portfolio, only to lose it by age thirty. He has since rebuilt his financial life and now devotes himself full-time to helping ordinary people understand the forces behind their financial distress and how to set things right. Through his proven plan, Ramsey helps people eliminate debt and credit cards, learn to budget, avoid bankruptcy, build wealth and find financial peace.
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