Entries by Amanda L. Grossman

Teach Children to Save with this Compound Interest Detective Money Activity

Teach children to save by helping them discover the insane-coolness of compound interest with this money activity Compound interest − a phenomenon that you want to get cozy with − can be an abstract concept for your child. Heck, it can be an abstract concept for us Mama Bears! But it works whether anyone understands […]

Keep Savings Accounts for Kids from Collecting Dust with these 3 Money Activities

Savings accounts for kids don’t need to collect dust, even if they’re not particularly growing at the moment. Try out one or all of these 3 activities to keep your child’s money education going despite their stagnant balance. Savings accounts for kids tend to collect dust over the years, just like scientific calculators − post-high […]

How to Teach Kids about Money Using Books: A List for Your Money Apprentice Child

How to teach kids about money using money books Apprentices make mistakes under the watchful eyes of a master, and Money Apprentices are no different. These are kids that understand some of the basics of money (they’re well beyond coin-counting worksheets), but haven’t exactly figured out this money thing yet. They feel confident enough to […]