Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 3

Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 3

    Teaching Your Children about Financial Literacy (A Three Part Series)   Part 3: Teens…The Final Frontier   The teen years can be a tricky time: as our children are trying to spread their wings and want their independence, parents still have important things to...
Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 2

Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 2

    Teaching Your Children about Financial Literacy (A Three Part Series)   Part 2: They are Off to School, but Your Job Continues   When we send our children off to kindergarten, many parents feel that their role as their child’s teacher has ended.  As they walk into...
Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 1

Teaching Your Child about Financial Literacy-Part 1

      Teaching Your Children about Financial Literacy (A Three Part Series)   Part 1: The Earlier You Can Start, the Better!   According to Wikipedia, financial literacy is the ability to understand how money works in the world: how someone manages to earn or make it,...
Developing Literacy Skills from an Early Age

Developing Literacy Skills from an Early Age

      Developing Literacy Skills from an Early Age   Is it ever too early to begin teaching literacy skills to your child?  Research would say that it is not.  Parents of infants and toddlers are in an excellent position to begin cultivating a love of learning in...
Encouraging Literacy for Teenagers

Encouraging Literacy for Teenagers

        Encouraging Literacy for Teenagers   As children grow and become teenagers, we assume that since they have already learned how to read, as parents, our job in encouraging their literacy skills is complete.  We take for granted that the schools have done their...
1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books before Kindergarten   There is no doubt that in today’s world; most of us are often running at a breakneck pace.  As parents, we are busy working, trying to run a household, and keeping up with social and volunteer obligations.  For many of us, it is...