BCU Learning Center: 5 Articles That Will Help You Discuss Money With Your Kids
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Here are 5 Learning Center Articles that Will Help You Discuss Money With Your Kids
1. A Parent's Guide to Teaching Kids Key Investing Concepts
It's never too soon to invest in a child’s future. Teaching kids solid financial habits is a gift that can pay off for the rest of their lives.
2. How to Teach Your Kids the Value of Saving
Money is one of the hardest things to talk about, especially with your kids. However, if you want to set your children up for financial success, it’s essential that you do talk about money.
3. 5 Ways Parents Can Teach Their Kids About Financial Literacy
If you believe in the adage, “We are all products of our environment,” then it should come as little surprise that recent studies have found an immediate correlation between parental teaching of money management and their children’s financial outcomes.
4. Saving Is Everyone’s Responsibility
The final chapter in the Growing Your Savings series deals with saving money as a family and how you can get everyone involved in the process, including your children. These strategies will help make saving money for family vacations and other expenses easier and you'll start your kids off on the right footing by giving them the know-how to budget, set goals and save money responsibly.
5. How to Successfully Manage Finances in a Multigenerational Household
As times are changing, multigenerational households are becoming more common in America. Many adults with children of their own are taking on the role of caregiver to their parents, and more young people are moving in with their parents or grandparents after college.