Honoring Mom: The Best Financial Advice Mom Gave Us

Join our #CreditChat on Periscope, YouTube Live, Twitter, and Snapchat every Wednesday at 3 p.m ET. Mother always knows best and this week, in anticipation of Mother’s Day, we shared the best advice we got from our mothers.

The panel included: Teens Got Cents: one of the largest personal finance websites entirely devoted to teenagers; Ellie Kay: Founder of Heroes at Home; Bethany Bayless; Dr. Patricia Fox: Psychologist, Coach, and Consultant; Shannon McNay: Personal Finance Freelance Writer; Rod Griffin: Director of Public Education at Experian; and Christina Roman: Social Media Specialist at Experian.

We also featured financial tips all week on Snapchat.

View The Complete Tweetchat via Wakelet:

Questions We Discussed:

  • Q1: How did your mother shape the way you view and manage money today?
  • Q2: What positive financial behaviors did you adopt from your mother?
  • Q3: What life lessons from your mom had a positive financial impact on you?
  • Q4: What did your mom teach you about spending money?
  • Q5: What did your mom teach you about saving money?
  • Q6: What did your mom teach you about credit?
  • Q7: What is one of your mother’s top money habits that you are still trying to perfect?
  • Q8: How can moms incorporate money lessons into everyday activities with their kids?
  • Q9: Why is it important for mothers to talk to their kids about money?
  • Q10: What’s the most valuable money lesson you learned from your mom?

Mom and Money

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