As parents, we can directly impact kids' attitude and beliefs towards money. However, certain inflection points in the child's life, like a college education or a major career option will warrant not only educating them on money, but also might warrant some quick arrangement of money for unforeseen expenditure.
An unfortunate side effect of the heated presidential campaign is that it sucks away important stories from the daily headlines. One example has to be the disgrace at Wells Fargo, one of America's largest banks. It's a mind-boggling scam with far reaching implications, yet it's received scant coverage in the general media.