Announcement: The Mt. Everest Money Simulation Receives Grant Funding

We're answering the question how to teach kids about money by creating a grant-funded, Everest money simulation program that will blow Personal Finance worksheets off the South Col. At the heart of why I created Money Prodigy was to offer…
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Reading Programs for Kids that Run All Year Round + (Plus Money Books)

Tired of waiting for the summer months to get your child to read more? These 5 reading programs for kids run all year round. There are actually reading programs for kids that run all throughout the year instead of just during the dog days of…

Steal this Amish Blueprint for Managing Your Child’s Paycheck

Learn how to save money for kids + how to manage your child's paycheck with this Amish blueprint. The outcome is impressive! The Amish provide an interesting case study when figuring out how to deal with your own child's paycheck once they…
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Books to Read Your Children When You’re Going through Tough Financial Times

Dealing with tough financial times − like a layoff − is more difficult when you have to explain it to your kids. Use these books to help you navigate tricky money conversations. It's no secret that most adults will go through tough financial…
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3 Strategies for How to Save for College in 4 Years

Need to know how to save for college in 4 years? I've got several college savings strategies for you to try and meet your goal. If you're searching the internet for how to save college in 4 years...then you know that there's not much time left…
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Setting Up Bank Account for Baby? Here’s How + Best Savings Plan for Child

Setting up bank account for baby? Let me walk  you through how to do it, considerations to make, and one of the best savings plan for children. I've made it through cloth diapering, 2:00 a.m. feedings, and car seat installations. Now, I'm…