Raising Money-Smart Kids

4 Great Ways to Give Investments to Kids
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4 Great Ways to Give Investments to Kids

We show you how to give youngsters small amounts at low cost to get them started on the capitalist road to prosperity.
November 12, 2015
How A Dollar Saved by Your Child Can Become Two Dollars Earned
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How A Dollar Saved by Your Child Can Become Two Dollars Earned

Company 401(k) and similar retirement plans are great models for family savings plans, too.
October 30, 2015
10 Reasons Millennials Should Pledge to Own Stocks
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10 Reasons Millennials Should Pledge to Own Stocks

Something's wrong with the retirement nest eggs of millennials.
October 13, 2015
7 Hidden College Costs
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7 Hidden College Costs

When budgeting for your prospective college student’s four years on campus, it’s easy (and perhaps tempting) to think your costs are limited to the li…
August 31, 2015
The Value of Summer Jobs for Teens
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The Value of Summer Jobs for Teens

Teenagers still have time to get summer jobs, and they might even learn a thing or two about managing money along the way.
June 24, 2015
A License to Spoil the Grandkids
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A License to Spoil the Grandkids

How can grandparents indulge our grandkids without going overboard?
May 5, 2015
Using Money to Reward or Punish
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Using Money to Reward or Punish

Cash as an incentive should only be used in small amounts in select circumstances.
January 7, 2015
Teach Kids the Value of Money
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Teach Kids the Value of Money

Here's how to encourage financial responsibility and what you can expect of your children.
January 7, 2015
Allowances: When and How Much?
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Allowances: When and How Much?

Start at an appropriate age so kids can start learning how to handle money.
January 6, 2015
Ways to Give Money to Children
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Ways to Give Money to Children

Custodial accounts and trusts are ways to transfer cash to your kids.
January 5, 2015
3 Types of Insurance to Protect Your College Student
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3 Types of Insurance to Protect Your College Student

As your child leaves the nest, make sure there’s a safety net in place.
June 30, 2014
Smart Savings Tips for New Grads
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Smart Savings Tips for New Grads

You got the degree. But do you have a sound savings plan for life beyond college?
June 13, 2014