How to teach kids about money when you aren’t even sure how to teach your child the value of money? I share tips and strategies for how to explain a budget to a child, teaching kids money management, money management activities for kids, money management activities for youth, etc.

Popular Articles for How to Teach Kids About Money:

29 of the Best Money Books for Kids (including money activities for each book!)

Money Lesson for Your Child: How to Tip a Waitress

Banking for Kids: Create a Family Banking Day

Have You Established your Family’s Money Values?

5 Money Activities for Kids to Get them Involved in Household Finances


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Should Kids get Paid to Do Chores? Pros and Cons (with VIDEO)

Should kids get paid to do chores? Let’s discuss the pros and cons and facts about kids getting paid for chores so that you can make an informed decision. If you google the phrase ‘should kids get paid to do chores?’, you’ll come across…
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How Do You Develop Good Money Habits in Your Kids?

How do you develop good money habits in your kids (or in yourself, for that matter)? Let me show you which good money habits to work on, and how to instill them in your child. “You didn’t brush your teeth today.” “Feed the dog –…
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Money Books for Kids (by age) to Jump Start their Financial Literacy

Money books for kids (by age) that will jump-start their money learning. Use the bonus activities I'm giving you alongside these children's stories about money. Money books for kids (by age) that will jump start their financial literacy.…
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Teaching Money Skills: Let Your Child Leave a Tip for a Waitress

Teaching money skills starts at home. Let me show you a simple lesson – how to leave a tip for a waitress – that you can add to your child’s money life skills. I just love teachable money teaching moments where teaching money skills to…
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Banking for Kids: Create a Family Banking Day

Are you trying to teach banking for kids? How about general money management? One of the best ways to normalize banking in your household is to establish a family banking day. One of the ways to teach banking for kids is to normalize the banking…
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Get Family Chores Done with a Family Chore System

Do you have a family chores system set up? Let me help you do that, or tweak the one you’ve got. In the world of chores, there are personal chores/responsibilities, and then there are family chores. Personal chores are cleaning up things…
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Have You Established Your Family’s Money Values?

You may have money values of your own. But have you established your family’s money values? Let me show you why you’d want to, and how to do it. In Re-Awaken the Giant Within, Tony Robbins says, “We must remember that all decision-making…
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White Elephant Family Chore Games!

It’s chore games for the win! Let me walk you through this really fun, White Elephant Chore Game that will instantly become a fun family tradition in your home. Chores. Do your kids scrub off their bathroom countertops with joy, and secretly…
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5 Money Activities for Kids to Involve them in Household Finances

I’ve got some great money activities for kids you can use to get your child participating in household finances (without telling them your salary). If I had to order the top three things you can do to help your child learn to manage money,…
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Chore Idea: How to Choose Chores to Help Your Child Grow

Looking for chore ideas? Before you get down to the nitty gritty of actually choosing your chores, let me show you how to choose chores that will help your child grow in 5 key ways. You may be looking for chores for kids and wondering what…