Giving as a Teen

March 15, 2016 | Posted by Eva Baker

So, tithing. You would think this is a topic I have thought long and hard about. After all, I write about money over at TeensGotCents, here for World Changers, and several other places on the inter webs. I’m a Christian and Christians always hear about tithing/giving/etc. So you would think that it’s something I have […]

 

Affordable Christmas DIY!

December 11, 2015 | Posted by Eva Baker

Now that the Christmas season is officially upon us, it’s time to start thinking about gifts for friends and family. I always find gift shopping hard because there are only so many times you can give someone a shirt or a gift card before it gets old. It’s also difficult because I have a really […]

 

Five Ways I Saved $1,000 for My Emergency Sav...

November 18, 2015 | Posted by Eva Baker

When my mom began listening to Dave Ramsey’s advice on how to manage her money, I was pretty skeptical and not very happy about having to listen to it with her in the car. After all, what could I learn from an old guy like him? As I listened though it was actually interesting. One […]

 

Welcome Eva Baker!

November 3, 2015 | Posted by Eva Baker

My name is Eva Baker. I’m 19 years old and I have been blogging over at TeensGotCents since January 2013. My mom required me to do some sort of high school project, and this is what I chose to do. What started as a high school project has now become my full-time business! I know […]

 

Numismatics (Study of Currency) Trivia

February 24, 2015 | Posted by LCEF

The olive branches and the arrows in the bald eagles talons in the Great Seal signify peace and war. A two-cent coin was minted between 1864 and 1873 and was the first coin to bear the motto “In God We Trust”. Sacagawea, Susan B. Anthony, and Helen Keller are the only women honored on a […]

 

Latin Lessons

| Posted by LCEF

There are Latin phrases on America coins and paper money. Do you know their meaning? Annuit Coeptis: “He [God] has favored our undertakings.” Though the literal Latin translation does not specify the subject, many of America’s founding leaders such as Benjamin Franklin and George Washington, believed God’s will was behind the successful creation of the […]