It is definitely one of the more important life lessons that we have to teach our children about. In order to help set them up for a successful financial future, we have to teach our children about money, how to earn it, how save it, investing it, and more. Luckily, this doesn’t have to a boring task for the kids to sit through. There are quite a number of creative ways that we can use to teach kids all about finances. Keep reading for our favorite tips and techniques!
#1 – Ditch The Pig
While piggy banks are traditional, cute and fun, the truth is that they don’t give kids the opportunity to watch their savings add up over time. A great idea is to grab a clear jar, A Mason jar would do just fine in this instance, and have your children put their earnings in there. As they see their dollar bills and change adding up, they will understand the value of saving.