Kids and Money

If you have children, these articles offer ideas for helping your kids learn important life skills about earning money, saving money and spending money wisely. 

Allowances - Giving your child an allowance can be a great way to help teach them about earning and managing money.

Budgeting for Children - Help your children start budgeting at an early age using the "Save, Share, Spend" method.

Financial Crisis for a Family - If you are faced with a job loss, it's important that you are honest with your kids and involve them in budgeting activities.

First Job for a Teen - Starting their first job is a major milestone in the life of a teenager.  Help them decide if they're ready and what kind of job is appropriate.

Teaching Teens About Money - It's critical that teenagers learn the concepts of spending and saving.  Here are some suggestions for helping them learn important financial lessons.