Raising children in America is more expensive than ever. These days, American parents spend an average of over $233,000 per child from their kids' birth until age 17, a 40% increase from just two … [Read more...] about When Should You Start Saving Money For Your Kids
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Teaching your kids about the value of money is important. Most kids carry the money lessons they learn from their parents for the rest of their lives. In fact, some scientific studies have shown that, … [Read more...] about How To Make Sure An Allowance Teaches Smart Money Skills
For children to grow into financially literate, financially responsible adults, it's important that they begin learning lessons on how to make smart decisions with their money when they're young. Good … [Read more...] about 6 Ways For Your Pre-teen To Make Money This Summer
Despite it being a taboo subject in many homes in the past, today, there's little debate on the view that kids need to understand how finances work before they're faced with major financial decisions … [Read more...] about When Is It Time To Talk To Your Kids About Money?
If you haven't started providing your kids some basic lessons on financial literacy, you're missing a golden opportunity. After all, kids as young as three years old can grasp basic financial … [Read more...] about Important Financial Lessons Your Kids Can Bring To Adulthood
A report by the Center for Financial Literacy at Vermont's Champlain College graded all states on how well they were teaching financial education to their students. The result was that more than half … [Read more...] about Why Is Financial Education No Longer Part Of The Curriculum?