How to Teach Your Children That It’s NOT an “Allowance”

Teaching Your Children About Money Series - Kristen's Story

Does putting our children to work versus handing them an allowance make THAT much difference?  Will they grow up telling everyone their parents were tyrannical?  Or will they grow up with a greater appreciation for what they’ve earned? My friend Kristen, a talented and hard-working mother of four, joins us today to tackle this subject of […]

How to Teach Your Children About Spending Wisely on Vacation

Teaching Your Children About Money Series - Andrea's Story

Many of us spend the summer going on some form of a vacation.  What better time to teach about money than when our children actually see us spend it?  So today, continuing in our “Teaching Your Children About Money” series, we are joined by my good friend, Andrea – a warm-hearted wife and mother of four […]

How to Teach Your Child to Raise His Own Money for Camp

Teaching Your Children About Money Series - Miranda's Story

Today we are joined by a terrific writer, fellow parent and blogging friend, Miranda from Coffee and Confidence.  She has an incredible story about teaching her 7-year-old son how to save up $190 for his own trip to Lego Robotics camp.  (I don’t know about you, but I would LOVE to go to Lego Robotics […]

How To Teach Your Children the Consequences of Borrowing Money (FREE Download)

Teaching Your Children About Money Series - Laurie's Story

Sooner or later, your child will be presented with the chance to borrow money.  We love our children, so it is our job to teach them the consequences of their decisions.  Sometimes that means sticking to our guns in order to give them a taste of what the real world is like.   Today’s story […]

How To Teach Your Children the Power of a Positive Attitude During Chores

Teaching Your Children About Money Series - Ann's Story

I’m excited to bring you my very first Teachable Moment in my new series:  Teaching Your Children About Money.  Today we are joined by my friend Ann, a hard-working wife and mother of three from Indiana.  Every time I’m around Ann, I come away encouraged and valued. Let’s check out what teachable moment she has to […]