Children grow up so fast and teaching them the value of money often gets overlooked because we do not know how, when, or what to do. Unfortunately, in hindsight, parents regret not teaching their kids this important life lesson.
According to CBS News, half of the American parents have cut back on their retirement savings to help pay their children’s bills, a Bankrate.com survey shows. Parents are putting their kids’ car insurance, cell phone bills, credit card debt, and health care costs ahead of their own needs to grow their retirement funds. Kids miss out on learning to be independent. “When you write your first rent check or car loan check it feels so good to be able to face some problem and fix it for yourself,” said one expert. Read the full story
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Gloria Mansfield has a Master of Arts in Teaching E-6 and a Bachelor of Business Studies in Marketing. She has over 20 years of experience in Early Childhood Education. She created Piggy Bank Tutor to teach her children and others financial literacy! Gloria is a mother, teacher, author, speaker, entrepreneur & educator.