Money Diaries http://kalw.org en Money Diaries: When money comes at a cost http://kalw.org/post/money-diaries-when-money-comes-cost <p><em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Money Diaries is a series of stories featuring young people from Oakland and their relationships with money. </span>Jabari<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Omari<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is a high school senior. For </span>Omari<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, leaving high school comes with an emotional burden few young people have to face. His mother died after a stroke several years ago. In her will, she left him insurance money – but he can’t access it until he’s 21. So until then, he’s applying for college scholarships, and trying to figure out how to become an adult on his own.</span></em></p><p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 01:52:53 +0000 Lisa Morehouse 25821 at http://kalw.org Money Diaries: When money comes at a cost Money Diaries: Living at home while finishing school http://kalw.org/post/money-diaries-living-home-while-finishing-school <p></p><p></p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 00:17:03 +0000 Lisa Morehouse 24375 at http://kalw.org Money Diaries: Living at home while finishing school Money Diaries: The cost of a breakup http://kalw.org/post/money-diaries-cost-breakup <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The pain of heartbreak is hard enough – but when couples live together, a breakup can have financial implications, too. That’s what happened to </span>La’Trisha<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Dillon, who goes by Dillon.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This is the first story in a series we’re calling “Money Diaries,” in which young people from Oakland talk about their relationships with money.</span></p><p> Tue, 26 Feb 2013 00:42:46 +0000 Lisa Morehouse 23602 at http://kalw.org Money Diaries: The cost of a breakup