Tag: children

Want to Give Your High Schoolers a Great Gift? Teach These Five Financial Skills

When it’s time for our cherubs to graduate from high school, we might start taking inventory of skills we’ve passed along for success: Look both ways before crossing the street? Please and thank you? Stranger danger? Laundry? As we’ve mentioned before, it’s essential to talk with your kids about money. But when our high schoolers […]

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Financial Literacy: Should Classes Be Mandatory?

Whether your high school days were a few years or a few decades ago, you can probably answer the following question quickly: Were you taught financial literacy in class?  It’s probably no surprise that most Americans respond “no” to this important question.  While you may remember bits of information from classes like Psychics and Trigonometry, […]

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