Teaching our children to save is one of the best ways we can set them up for a lifetime of financial success, but how do we do that in an engaging way? Start simple and don't overcomplicate it.
Involving your children in age appropriate financial discussions can have a huge impact. Whether it's balancing your checking account and paying bills or more significant discussions about taking out a loan or saving for college, allowing them to join in these conversations can teach them real life examples of how to save and manage their money. Below are some great activities and resources for having these discussions and teaching these important lessons. Click on the worksheet below to download or print the pdf for your child.
Keep the Conversation Going
Here are some helpful links to start the conversation about spending and saving with your child, or keep it going.
Personal Finance Tips for Young Children
How to Talk to Your Kids About Money
Top 10 Personal Finance Tips for College Students
All pdfs and links are sourced from the American Bankers Association.