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Teaching Kids Money

Raise Your Kids to Be Financially Independent

Neale Godfrey | Posted 09.01.2013 | Parents
Neale Godfrey

From the time our children are beginning to crawl we start teaching them about right and wrong, personal safety issues and our family values. Unfortunately, many parents neglect to teach their children one of the most important survival skills they're going to need -- how to take care of themselves financially.

When Do I Start Teaching My Kids About Money? From Jean Chatzky (WATCH)

Posted 08.14.2013 | MarloThomas

It's never too early to start teaching your kids about money. Money expert Jean Chatzky dropped by Mondays With Marlo this week and explained that you...

Making the Gamification of Financial Literacy Work for Our Kids

Neale Godfrey | Posted 06.03.2013 | Parents
Neale Godfrey

This idea of using technology as a teaching tool is not novel, but in order to keep our students from merely living behind a screen, we have to take the lessons learned through technological means into the real world.

The One Critical Money Lesson Parents Forget to Teach Their College-Aged Kids

Lori Mackey | Posted 10.30.2011 | Parents
Lori Mackey

Don't learn the hard way that you can't send a child off to college without having a money plan in place. Here are three simple steps you can take to put your child on the right money path.

5 Creative Ways to Teach Kids About Money

Alexa von Tobel | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alexa von Tobel

It is critical that kids start to learn the value of money, short-term and long-term saving and budgeting at an early age. How to do this in a fun and engaging way is the challenging part.