Two young children are seated at a table. Next to them are an empty jar, coins and a dollar bill.

Shanti Saves Her Money

By Lisa Bullard

Recommended Age: 4 — 6
Type: Money/Finances, STEM

Recommended by Navy Federal Credit Union

Shanti wants to try the Monster Ride. It’s the wildest ride at Fun Park! But the Monster costs money. So Shanti makes a special save jar. She tries not to spend all her allowance. She even helps her busybody brother study! But will Shanti save enough for a turn on the Monster? Read this book to find out!

These simple, engaging stories present basic financial literacy concepts, such as saving, spending, borrowing, and comparison shopping, to build a foundation for a lifetime of money smarts.