Before you make a purchase, do your research, and know your rights.
Find out about buying cars and what to do if you have a problem with your car.
Before donating to a charity or non-profit organization, make sure to do your research.
Learn some of the basics about mortgages.
Learn some of the basics about retirement and pension benefits.
Learn how to create a budget and get the basics on investing, including savings bonds and other Treasury securities backed by the federal government.