Teaching kids sooner rather than later about money and debt can
pay off substantially. Using credit responsibly and living within
your means are valuable financial habits that cannot be taught
Rather, a well-rounded financial education occurs over time with
age-appropriate lessons, many of which are conveniently disguised
Use these techniques to help your kids grow into financially
savvy young adults.
Lela Davidson is a former CPA and the author of Blacklisted
from the PTA, a collection of irreverent essays about motherhood
and the modern family.