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    H&R Block Dollars & Sense is dedicated to providing and highlighting resources for teachers and parents to teach teens about finance.
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    Valentine's Day is a celebration of love, but for businesses it's more about the money. Here are some suggestions for how your teen can express their love in an affordable way this Valentine's Day.

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    Angela Lin does not give up! After coming close to a scholarship her first year participating in the H&R Block Budget Challenge, she tried again next year and won! Find out more about her and how she plans on using her scholarship.

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    Punxsutawney Phil’s declaration may have you dreaming of frolicking in dewy meadows, but don't let that distract you and your teen from the upcoming tax deadline!

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    We asked teens how important they thought spending, saving and investing are. Their responses were surprising!

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    The H&R Block Budget Challenge is a great way to teach students the financial literacy they need to be successful - and it's fun! See what students are saying about the program.

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    Meet one of the H&R Block Budget Challenge winners Matt Tetreau, who won a $20,000 scholarship and is a personal finance expert now!

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    Tax season is right around the corner whether we want to accept it or not. Read this to determine if your money-making teen needs to file a return.

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    Teaching teens money management is easy and fun with the H&R Block Budget Challenge. Don't believe us? Hear it straight from teachers who have participated!

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    Thinking about introducing the H&R Block Budget Challenge into your classroom? Here are 10 reasons why you absolutely should!

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    Get to know H&R Block Budget Challenge winner Amanda Volz whose class won classroom grants two years in a row. Find out the secret to her and her students' success.

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    It's a New Year and with it come New Year's resolutions. Here are three financial New Year's resolutions your teen can make-- and actually keep!

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    Recent studies show the average teen gets a weekly allowance of $16.90. Teach them some smart consumer skills now so they don't blow it all in one place.

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    For teens, the concept of charitable giving may be more difficult to comprehend because what could be better than getting a brand new snowboard? Here are some financial benefits to help them understand-- especially when it comes to taxes!

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    If your teen is using their own money to buy holiday gifts this year, let them know of these three ways to earn some extra money this winter.

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    Just because it's the holiday season doesn't mean you have to give up your money management skills in the process. Use these three tips for figuring out on who and how much to spend.

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    Yes, we're serious! Your teen's digital smarts can help you save some cash & peace of mind this holiday season.

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    Couponing isn't a thing of the past. Teach your teen how to save some money with mobile coupons.

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    The holiday season doesn't have to deplete your bank account. Check out our tips for being a thrifty gift-giver this holiday season.

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    One of the year's biggest shopping holidays is almost here-- Black Friday! Check out our tips to help save some money on Black Friday and be a smart shopper this season.

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    Check out these tips on how to save money on your Thanksgiving meal! (PS- this is also a great opportunity to involve your teen and teach them some budgeting skills!)

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    If your teen has fallen into debt after opening their first credit card, here are three helpful tips for how they can save and pay off what they owe at the same time.

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    Having trouble deciding if you should give your teen an allowance? This flowchart can help you make a decision.

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    Use these tips to opening a bank account to help your teen get started on the path to financial literacy.

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    Loyalty programs aren't just for adults. Here are some reward programs teens can enroll in too that are worth the perks.

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    Sports are a great way for your teen to get involved, but many forget the costs associated with participating in them. Check out these tips for saving money, but not sacrificing the experience.

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