Exciting news! This weekend, my youngest son, Michael, and I are part of a story on NPR’s Marketplace Money about online allowance trackers. To welcome new readers who are checking out Growing Rich Kids as a result of the story, here’s a quick guide to some of the information you can find here:
Online Allowance Trackers
- All of the posts about online allowance trackers – including how we set up our allowances and reviews of different online allowance trackers (or virtual banks) can be found by clicking on Online Allowance Allowances.
- Who’s The “Chore Trainer” in Your House? – outlines the chores routine for our kids
- How Making Kids Do Chores Makes Them Rich, Possibly – why you should start your kids on chores early
Literacy is an important part of financial literacy
- Three Secrets to Raising a Child Who Loves Reading – includes my favorite tip that involves zero work for parents!
And finally, a post about money lessons I learned – and those I missed out on – from my Mom.