Protecting and informing consumers is an important part of the work we do every day at the Minnesota Department of Commerce. These consumer-focused tools and tips will help you make wise financial decisions, avoid scams, and protect your personal financial information.
It's Never Too Early to Start Managing Money!
Children, teens, and young adults learn from the examples in the world around them and this is especially true for money. By starting early and continuing an open and on-going discussion about financial concepts with the young people in your life, you are helping to create a lifetime of financial knowledge and money management skills.
Being able to manage money is a life skill that is used everyday. By introducing financial concepts at a young age, you can provide the opportunity to develop good money management habits.