Ever feel like you are becoming a mobile cash machine for your children? Until now in our Kids and Money series, I’ve been talking about helping your kids dream and set SMAAHT financial goals; well, now it’s your turn to dream of what life could look like by helping your kids manage their own money (and leave yours alone!). It’s time to help them put their dreams into action and create a spending plan. Find the four simple steps to creating a spending plan at blog.getintocollege.com.

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