• Kids
    Teaching Kids to Save
    Teach Kids to Save Money for the Wish List
    Teach Kids to Save Money for the Wish List Did you ever dream about owning a Ferrari? Did you ever want to put a pool in your backyard (or even have a backyard to put one in)? An adult's financial goals generally require a heavy savings commitme...
  • Kids
    Teaching Kids to Save
    You and Your Money
    You and Your Money The word money for you probably triggers both a practical and an emotional response. First, you may think about what you earn, the bills you have to pay, or what you'd like to buy in the future. This is your practical side. Yo...
  • 9 Ways to Teach Saving Money
    Teaching Kids to Save
    9 Fun Ways to Teach Your Children About Saving Money
    Zina Kumok is a writer for TraditionalIRA.com and RothIRA.com specializing in personal finance. She started covering personal finance while blogging about paying off $28,000 worth of student loans in three years. A former reporter, she has covere...
    Zina Kumok
  • Can Bank Activity for Kids
    Teaching Kids to Save
    Penny Can
    Penny CanMaterials Plastic or metal cylinder with a plastic fitted lid Assorted stickers, stamps, and gummed labels Masking tape Colored markers Directions Completely cover the outside of the cylinder with stickers, stamps, and labels. Use whi...
  • School and Learning
    Paying for College
    Financial Responsibility and Higher Education
    A parent wants to teach his son financial responsibility, but is not sure how much to help with tuition for college and beyond. ...