Money Sense makes a difference
AuthorsKaren P. Varcoe
Authors AffiliationsKaren P. Varcoe is Consumer Economics/Management Specialist, Cooperative Extension, University of California, Riverside; Joan Wright is Education Research Specialist, Department of Applied Behavioral Science, UC Davis.
Hilgardia 44(3):19-20. DOI:10.3733/ca.v044n03p19. May 1990.
The “Money Sense” program teaches low-income families how to overcome one of their biggest problems, managing finances. As this study shows, the program improves participants' resource management skills and can lead to changes in their quality of life.
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