November 2007

Allowances And Teens

The topic of allowances is highly debated. Some parents feel strongly that there is no need to give a child an allowance because children should be contributing to the family by working and doing well in school. Other parents see giving their children an allowance as an opportunity for their kids to earn extra money […]

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Allowances And Kids

Money management is an important skill for kids to learn. If kids learn how to manage money while they are young, they will be better prepared to handle their finances as they get older and have to budget, pay bills, and save for college. One way kids can learn money management is through an allowance. […]

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Daily Tips for Keeping Your Home Organized

It’s easy for clutter to take over a home. Many times, it seems like you can clean your house from top to bottom, then the next day it’s cluttered and disorganized. You can beat this cycle by doing a few things each day to eliminate clutter and keep your home organized. The following are some […]

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Do Your Kids Really Need An Allowance?

Many parents use allowances as a tool to teach their children about money or to help them learn the importance of pitching in around the house by giving an allowance in exchange for doing chores. While allowances are a great way for kids to learn about money management from an early age, do your kids […]

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What Age Should Your Kids Get Allowance?

Many parents contemplate giving their children an allowance, and for good reason. Allowances are an excellent tool for teaching children how to save and manage money while they are young. When giving kids an allowance, there are many things to take into consideration. One of the first things parents need to establish is what age […]

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Why You Should Childproof Your Home

If you do not yet have children or have children who are still in the infant stage of life, you may not understand why childproofing your home is so important. After all, what kinds of dangers could be lurking in your home&#63 You live in a safe place right&#63 Well, you probably do have a […]

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