Tammy Thompson http://wesa.fm en Financial Literacy and Overcoming Generational Poverty http://wesa.fm/post/financial-literacy-and-overcoming-generational-poverty <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Money, everybody wants it, everybody needs it, yet we struggle to understand it and to talk about it. Especially those of us who have never had much money to speak of. At this point in financial literacy month we want to take a look at money management from the perspective of generational poverty. What circumstances and financial habits perpetuate poverty and how can families prevail?&nbsp;<b>Tammy Thompson</b>&nbsp;is a Community Liaison&nbsp;and Certified Housing Counselor for&nbsp;<a href="http://www.nwwpa.org/" style="color: rgb(0, 113, 179); text-decoration: none; ">NeighborWorks&nbsp;Western PA</a>, she works with adults, kids and families on financial planning at all socioeconomic levels.</p><p> Sun, 14 Apr 2013 20:18:52 +0000 Heather McClain 7816 at http://wesa.fm Financial Literacy and Overcoming Generational Poverty