Lessons in Financial Education

4:41 PM ET Fri, 29 Jan 2016

Teens need to know about money, whether it’s planning for their first credit card, or figuring out how to pay for college. A new study says two-thirds of states have no requirements for a financial education course, but Sharon Epperson found some kids who decided they weren’t learning enough about this important topic. How they took action to get their state and their district to teach them what they needed to know.