When a person doesn’t have a lot of knowledge or experience in anything, it’s usually a good idea to seek advice from an expert. This can apply to areas such as financial literacy for kids, but unfortunately, many of the “experts” appear to be getting a lot wrong when it comes to teaching young people […]
Allowance Alternatives for Your Kids
Allowances are one of the most hotly debated elements of financial education for kids. In one corner, parents advocate them, because having real money available can make it easier for children to save, spend, give to charity and learn basics like how to budget. Critics shoot them down, claiming that they essentially teach kids to […]
Does your teenager know how to manage money?
Though teenagers might not have much money yet, the financial habits they are forming now will shape their financial future for decades to come. Find out how you can help, with this infographic
Lemonade Stands: Then and Now
Look across the United States on any given summer day and you’ll likely see variations on a similar entrepreneurial theme: the lemonade stand. Today, the lemonade stand has come to symbolize not only kiddie businesses, but also the spirit of the American dream and financial vision. This wasn’t always the case, though, and modern kids […]