Money Management

Teach your kid financial responsibility and the value of a buck with these ideas for money management. Our pros share the best ways to help your kid become money smart.

4 Fun Activities to Teach Kids About Money

These simple activities teach kids about basic financial principles, including charitable giving, delayed gratification, budgeting, saving money, and compounding interest.

10 Money Lessons to Teach Your Kids Before They Turn 10

Want your child to be money-savvy like Warren Buffet? These tips will help your kid learn how to save and manage money.

Money Milestones for Kids: An Age-by-Age Guide

When and how do you teach kids about money? Check out this timeline that starts during preschool and ends during high school.

5 Real-Life Finance Lessons for Kids

Think money matters are just for grown-ups? Not so. It's never too soon to teach your kid real-life finance lessons. Start now, and your child will be a wallet whiz before you know it.

Allowance Troubleshooter: 4 Common Problems with Kids' Allowance

Even with a good allowance system in place, issues can come up (like when your child insists he's not getting enough cash!). Here's how to handle four common problems, according to family finance expert Joline Godfrey, CEO of Independent Means, Inc.

Manners & Responsibility: Should You Tie Allowance to Chores?

Are your kids begging for a few bucks after finishing chores? See what our expert says about making allowance contingent on chores.

3 Easy Ways to Teach Your Kids to Save Money

April 29th is Teach Children to Save Day. Here's how one financial expert did just that--and how you can, too!

Thrive in 2025: Raise a Money-Smart Kid

Your child won't learn the budgeting skills he needs to succeed in the future unless you teach him. These fun games and activities will give him a head start in money management.

Dollar Wise Kids

When it comes to teaching money management skills to kids, don't pass the buck. Cash in on the chance to teach him money lessons.

This Is Why Mila Kunis Wants Her Kids to Think They're Poor

"Mommy and Daddy have a bank account but you have nothing," Kunis said.

Are You Doing Allowance Right?

You're giving your child an allowance--but are you doing it right?! Take finance expert Beth Kobliner's quick quiz to see where you stand.

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You Should Try This Family's Ingenious Money Lesson With Your Kids ASAP

Who would have thought such a simple idea about allowance could make such a huge impact on a child's world view?

Is Your Kids' Allowance About to Go Digital?

Two young entrepreneurs have developed an app that could put an end to piggy banks.

You'll Want to Steal This Mom's Thermostat Rules

Want your kids to chill out on turning up the heat at home? Follow in this mom's footsteps!

Watch This Little Entrepreneur See the Results of His Hard Work: A Pony!

This 7-year-old boy saved up for a pony for two years--by making and selling lemonade. And the moment he sees his pony for the first time is heart-melting.

Amazon Unveils New Feature for Parents of Teens

Amazon is giving the parents of teens an easy way to stay on top of their kids' spending habits...while still giving them some healthy freedom.

Amazon Unveils New Feature for Parents of Teens

Amazon is giving the parents of teens an easy way to stay on top of their kids' spending habits...while still giving them some healthy freedom.