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Document Title: Know Your Credit History: How to Interpret a Credit Report.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
Corporation for Enterprise Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2014
Abstract: A toolkit showing how to use credit reports, how to use the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), what’s on credit report and what to look out for, and your rights to correct credit reporting errors.
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Document Title: Get Tax Savvy: What You Need to Know About Taxes.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
Corporation for Enterprise Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2014
Abstract: A toolkit explaining taxes, federal and state, how to interpret a pay stub and other necessary skills.
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Document Title: Creating a Credit Profile: How To Build Your Credit.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
Corporation for Enterprise Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2014
Abstract: A toolkit explaining how to build a credit history.
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Document Title: Protect Yourself and Your Stuff: What You Need to Know About Insurance.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
Corporation for Enterprise Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2014
Abstract: Part of a toolkit for youth and young adults in foster care, this fact sheet explains three different types of insurance: renters insurance, health insurance, and car insurance. The benefits of having insurance are discussed, as well as how to determine if the insurance represents good value. Key factors that youth should consider are explored.
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Document Title: A Financial Empowerment Toolkit for Youth and Young Adults in Foster Care.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
Corporation for Enterprise Development.
US Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2014
Abstract: This federally funded toolkit is designed to provide caseworkers, independent living skills providers, congregate care providers, foster parents, and other supportive adults with strategies and resources to critically evaluate and improve their current approaches to financial capability when working with youth preparing to transition out of the foster care system. It is a compilation of lessons learned, best practices, and practical tools, which can be used together or separately, to help service providers choose and integrate new strategies, programs, or interventions to improve the financial capability of the youth they serve. Section 1 explains the importance of financial capability for young...more
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Document Title: Joining the Military: A Guide to Assist Youth in Foster Care and Their Caregivers in Navigating the Military Enlistment Process.
Corporate Author: United States Children's Bureau.
National Resource Center for Youth Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2014
Abstract: Intended for foster youth and their caregivers, this guide provides basic information and resources about enlisting in the military. It begins by explaining reasons for joining the military and eligibility for joining the military. Following sections describe different branches of the military, the commitment involved when joining the military, scheduling a meeting with a recruiter, key requirements for joining the military, basic training, housing, caring for children if you are in the military, military pay, hardships in the military, and the benefits of having military experience when looking for civilian employment. Frequently asked questions about enlisting in the military are then...more
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Document Title: Identity Theft: How to Resolve Errors on Your Credit Report.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
Corporation for Enterprise Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2014
Abstract: You’re in foster care and your caseworker or other individual has just told you that your identity has been stolen! On your credit report, there are a lot of accounts that you never opened or even knew about. Identity theft is a serious problem and can make you feel very hurt, but there are concrete steps you can take to help solve the problem. (Author abstract)
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Document Title: Youth Leadership Toolkit: Member Outreach.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2011
Abstract: Member Outreach includes the necessary tools on how to market to select groups of people in order to convince them to join your cause.
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Document Title: Youth Leadership Toolkit: Public Speaking: A Guide on How to Help Youth Prepare for Speaking Engagements.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2011
Abstract: The purpose of the Public Speaking guide is to assist experienced youth leaders or supportive adults in preparing youth for speaking engagements.
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Document Title: Youth Leadership Toolkit: Strategic Sharing.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2011
Abstract: Foster youth have precious and hard-earned stories. Strategic Sharing teaches youth how to present their stories with meaning and purpose.
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Document Title: Youth Leadership Toolkit: Travel Guide.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2011
Abstract: The Travel Guide includes everything you need to know about travel, from packing and flying, to spending money and earning credit. The guide contains travel tips, packing lists, and more.
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Document Title: Youth Leadership Toolkit: Youth Engagement.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2011
Abstract: Young people are valuable contributors in the planning and implementation of programs that impact them. This section of the Toolkit discusses strategies for increasing the effectiveness of their participation and engagement in the process.
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Document Title: Youth Leadership Toolkit: Branding + Logos.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2011
Abstract: Branding is an important aspect of marketing and creating a positive image for your group. This section provides useful tips for building your brand including creating logos, selecting tag lines, use of color, and advertising.
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Document Title: Youth Leadership Toolkit: Focus Groups.
Corporate Author: National Resource Center for Youth Development.
National Resource Center: National Resource Center for Youth Development
Publication Year: 2011
Abstract: Focus groups are another way to include youth in review processes and may be conducted as a follow-up to a survey or as the sole means of soliciting youth input. Within this small group environment, it is possible to obtain a great deal of information in a short period of time. Proper planning is required to conduct productive focus groups with youth. (Author abstract)