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18.02.2019

Slang quiz: other ways to say money

Is it true that people don’t talk about money? In fact, there are few other words that have as many synonyms. But where does the German slang word for money – “Moneten” – come from? And what does a prawn refer to in Australia? Test your knowledge.

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04.02.2019

“Be a CFO at age 12”

Young people in a spiral of debt can find it hard to escape. One effective way to prevent this is the “youth wage”. In her study, Claudia Meier Magistretti of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts shows how this fosters personal responsibility and financial knowledge among the young.

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07.01.2019

“Talk with kids about money as often as possible”

What is the state of financial literacy among young people? What should parents absolutely avoid doing? And what role does pocket money play? These questions are answered by Annamaria Lusardi, the Director of Global Financial Literacy Excellence at The George Washington University.

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20.12.2018

Why my family comes before me

Family is everything to Maria Clemente. When fate struck her husband, she put her own needs last. Nevertheless she doesn’t complain. It actually makes her happy that she enables her husband and children to exercise self-determination.

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06.12.2018

How to make art out of underground tickets

Vincent Bargis, of France, is a special kind of artist. He makes his artwork out of materials found in his surroundings – for example, tickets from the metro, or underground. But turning his passion into a profession has its origins in a life-threatening incident.

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