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Should Kids Get Allowance? Pros and Cons of Giving a Child Allowance.

Should kids get allowance? We'll look at how to get your allowance system right, and when allowance does more harm than good. Let’s face it: whether or not to give an allowance to kids is a hotly debated topic among parents. It's an important…
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Teaching Kids to Save Money? 15 Saving Tips for Kids

So, you're teaching children to save money...and it's just not happening. Let's figure out why your kid's not saving and solve it with these 15 tips on saving money for kids. Sooooo, your kid’s not saving money. In fact, they’re spending…
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Take Your Child to Work Day Playbook for WAHMs

THIS National Take Your Child to Work day? Give your child a lesson in entrepreneurship (really great for Mamas with their own small biz). ** Psssst: you can create a take your child to work day any day of the year! Ladies, you are killin’…
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The 1-Page Money Goal Setting Worksheet for Your Kiddo

This 1-page goal setting worksheet for kids will get your child to choose the BEST money goal for themselves – meaning the one they're most likely to stick with. Kids have many competing desires in life (which is why they need a goal setting…
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6 Alternative Ways to Play Monopoly (that will Teach Money Life Skills)

Looking for alternatives to Monopoly? Try out these 6 different ways to play Monopoly that will turn it into a kid's life skills game. Even though there can be a lot of strategy to the game of Monopoly, the reality is, most of it still comes…
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21 Unique Kid Piggy Banks (Plus How to Use them for Money Lessons)

Cool money banks for kids to get them excited about saving money plus best piggy banks for toddlers. Heck, they might even accumulate some money instead of you finding it crumpled up in their jeans pocket! The piggy bank. It’s kinda the first…
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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…

9 Money Facts: Everest for Kids and Parents

While researching for the Mt. Everest Money Simulation, I came across some cool money facts I couldn't wait to share with you to help bring alive Everest for kids + parents. I'm gearing up towards delivering the Mt. Everest Money Simulation…

Yaks and Yetis: Exploring Everest for Kids through Books

Make Everest for kids fun by sharing books on Himalayan culture + myth (Yaks and Yetis). What's a good way to explore Everest for kids? This is something I've been asking myself ever since Money Prodigy was awarded The PLUTUS Foundation…

Everest for Kids Curated Reading List

Help your child explore Everest for kids with this curated list of books. It's no secret that Mt. Everest has been on my mind lately. Psst: Are you new to these parts? Money Prodigy was awarded The PLUTUS Foundation grant in order to create…