Fun Ways to Teach Children the Importance of Saving

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Join our #CreditChat on Periscope, YouTube Live, Twitter, and Snapchat on Wednesdays at 3 p.m ET. In this chat, we discussed fun ways to teach children that saving is important.
The panel included: Laura Levine: CEO for the National Jump$tart Coalition, and Christina Roman: Social Media Specialist at Experian.

We’re also featuring financial tips all week on Snapchat.

Questions We Discussed:

  • Q1: Why is it important to teach children to save money?
  • Q2: What’s the best age to start to teach children to save?
  • Q3: What are some fun ways to teach children the value of money?
  • Q4: How can we help children establish saving goals?
  • Q5: What are some ways that kids can earn money to save- aside from an allowance?
  • Q6: What do you think about matching earnings for your children?
  • Q7: What can you do if you have a child who refuses to embrace the concept of saving?
  • Q8: How can parents be a good savings example for their children?
  • Q9: What resources are available to help children learn how to save?
  • Q10: Any final tips for fun ways to teach children to save?

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