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Things to Do for an Allowance - 5 Real Life Examples from Finance Bloggers

What are some things to do for an allowance that you can use with your own kids? Keep reading for real life ideas 5 financial bloggers use with their kids. An allowance system for kids can be tough to figure out – everything from coming up…
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Savings Plan for Child - Catch All those Holiday + Birthday Cash Gifts Over the Years

Potty trained. Check. Kid Savings plan for child. Check (at least after today!). I want you to say this with me, Mama Bear: "From this holiday and birthday onward, I will set aside 50% of each of my child's money gifts into their savings account." BOOM. Making…

How to Stop Your Child from Developing a Paycheck to Paycheck Mentality

Saving money for kids can be a difficult concept to get. In fact, natural mode for many kids (and adults) is to live allowance-to-allowance. Let's look at how to break your child's paycheck-to-paycheck mentality before they even get started…