Content tagged "financial security: children and money"

Financial Security: Children and Money

Personal Finance Updated: September 29, 2015

Children are not born with “money sense.” Children learn about money by example and experience, beginning at a very young age. Parents are an important...

Thrive by Five

Personal Finance Updated: September 29, 2015

Teaching Your Preschooler About Spending and Saving--free activities and other resources for parents who want to encourage healthy attitudes about money in...

Love Your Money

Personal Finance Updated: July 19, 2013

Love Your Money is an online course to help college students learn basic money skills. Join George, Ben and Abe as they come to the aid of a group of typical...

Are Gift Cards Wise Presents for Kids?

Personal Finance Updated: March 06, 2012

Gift cards are easy. They come in all price ranges. They save time. They’re perfect for the individual who has everything. They prevent worry about buying...

Saving for Children’s College Education

Personal Finance Updated: January 06, 2012

Yilmazer, T. (2008). Saving for children’s college education: an empirical analysis of the trade-off between the quality and quantity of children. Journal of...

Money Talks: Web Site for Teens

Personal Finance Updated: April 02, 2011

The Money Talks web site offers teens, and their teachers, a fun and interactive opportunity to learn about money management. Teens can play games, take...

Teaching Children the Value of Money

Personal Finance Updated: July 21, 2010

Ever wondered why your children want so much more than you did as a child? Parents are battling a whole new set of circumstances than our parents did with...

Talking to Children About Money

Personal Finance Updated: July 15, 2010

Children learn about and use money continuously. How children use money will affect not only their economic stability and security throughout life, but also...

Discussing Money Problems with Children

Personal Finance Updated: July 15, 2010

When money becomes scarce, the whole family, from young children to teens to parents, can feel the pinch. Though family members may have limited or no...

Wonderful Low Cost Summer Activities for Kids and Families

Parenting Personal Finance Updated: June 11, 2009

Here are a number of wonderful low cost summer activities for kids and families that help families keep their hard-earned money in their pockets. With each...

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