Money-smart Kids

Money-smart Kids

Teach your Children Financial Confidence and Control

Book - 2011
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As a parent you want the best for your kids. You work hard to provide every advantage you can. You want them to be safe, smart and healthy. Yet, when it comes to money, it's a whole different story. If you're like most people, you'd rather run a mile through a desert with a camel on your back than talk financial realities with your children.Your parents told you that talking about money just wasn't polite. Look where that left you! A healthy, balanced attitude towards money begins when kids are just toddling, so pull your head out of the sand and roll up your sleeves.

Gail Vaz-Oxlade, Canada's #1 personal finance expert, will teach you everything your children need to know. Gail believes that building confidence and money skills starts with an age-appropriate allowance. In Money-Smart Kids, she'll show you how to start an allowance and use it effectively to help your kids:

make saving a habit learn the difference between a need and a want use the "magic jars" to balance competing goals create life-long money management skills What better gift could you give your kids than the confidence to control their money, rather than letting their money control them? Let Gail help you raise Money-Smart Kids.
Publisher: Toronto : Collins, 2011.
Edition: Collins trade paperback edition.
Copyright Date: ©1996
ISBN: 9781443412292
Branch Call Number: 332.024 VAZ
Characteristics: 80 pages ; 20 cm


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Feb 27, 2013

For those hoping their children move out one day, I think Gail's advice might be the ticket. Check out her blog to see if her style resonates with you -

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