Teaching your Kids about Money is a comprehensive guide for teaching your child or teen about money management and financial literacy. I have outlined 12 basic financial concepts that are important for kids to learn and practice while they are growing up. At the beginning of each month in 2012, I will give you more information and tips about introducing these topics in your family and will share some practical ideas for implementing these concepts into your everyday life.
January: Earning money
February: Investing & growing your money
June: Spending plans for vacations
July: Tracking your money
August: Budgeting for common expenses
September: Credit - What is credit? Pros & cons? How does it relate to kids?
October: Saving for long term goals
November: Prioritizing your needs and wants
December: Thinking about the future: make an earning plan, thoughts about college, etc.