When it comes to parenting, one of the best lessons we can share with our kids is about money. Money talks should start at an early age, and by the time kids reach middle school they should be conscious of how money works as well as the importance of saving.
Being money-wise at different stages requires clear explanations as well as total honesty about your own money situation. You can turn each situation that revolves money into a learning moment, or even a game to make kids more interested.
Here are 5 easy ways that you can teach kids about money:
These are some ways to get you started. What other ways have you used to teach your kids about money? Share with us in the comments below.
About the blogger:
Angela Caban is an Army National Guard spouse, published author and branding expert. In 2010, she founded the Homefront United Network, a military spouse and family support blog created to assist spouses who do not live near an installation, but also focusing on bridging the gap between National Guard, Reserve and Active Duty spouses. She has an extensive background in Human Resources and Communications, with her Bachelor’s in Business Administration and a Master’s in Human Resources. Angela resides in the beautiful Garden State of New Jersey with her husband and two children.
what they have. This will also teach them about making change as well as ensuring they are alert when handling money.
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