Should parents pay their kids for making their bed, taking out the trash and emptying the dishwasher? OR are those things considered part of being in the family? Should pocket money be tied to chores? Parents and money experts have been debating this for many … [Read more...] about Should pocket money be tied to chores?
Teaching your child how to budget will be useful in various aspects of life, not just when it comes to money. You budget time, money and resources on a daily basis to help you effectively manage what you have. So make sure you show your kids how to do the same … [Read more...] about How to teach your child about budgets
Whether it’s at school, a future job or for personal reasons, your kids will always be setting goals for what they want to achieve. Let’s make sure they’re SMART goals! Listen to podcast episode 7 WITH YOUR KIDS, on the podcast player below or on your favourite podcast … [Read more...] about Episode 7: What are SMART money goals for kids?
Working from home has its own set of challenges. Throw in managing online school work, constant demands for snacks and playing referee to your kids fights, and it feels like you’re playing an endless game of whack a mole! With 7 and 4 year old boys, our house … [Read more...] about How to handle sibling fights while working from home with kids
I had been avoiding putting the news on lately because I knew what my kids would see. They would see riots. They would see hate. They would literally see a grown man dying an unjustifiable death at the knee of someone that they believe is supposed to be … [Read more...] about How to explain racism to young kids