Turn Extra Halloween Candy Into Cash

by ‎10-31-2012 11:33 AM - edited ‎10-31-2012 11:51 AM

Candy-Corn.jpgMany adults are dreading the excess amounts of Halloween candy that will fill their homes come tomorrow morning. In addition to potentially sabotaging your own diet, most parents don't want their kids feasting on empty sugary calories for weeks on end.


Fear not! There's an alternative that puts extra cash in your pocket and gives you the chance to teach your kids a valuable financial lesson


Financial Lessons for Kids

by ‎09-04-2012 09:33 AM - edited ‎10-31-2012 11:40 AM

kids-finance-blog-thumbnail.pngIt’s never too early to start teaching your kids about good personal finance. A few key, simple lessons about money at even a very early age will create a strong foundation of good financial habits that will benefit them for years to come. Here are some quick tips for easy finance lessons at any age:





Food isn’t free. Take your children with you while you grocery shop and tell them what different items cost. Explain that you can only buy what you can afford.


Start a piggy bank. Give your child his or her own personal piggy bank and make rules about when it can be emptied.




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