by Jan Combs, former financial aid officer at Harvard Graduate School of Education
Spending extra time at home with the kids? Use the current crisis to teach kids valuable money lessons!
During this unique time, many have children home from school for the foreseeable future. Whether they are preschoolers, middle schoolers, or in high school or college, now is a great time to speak with your children about money and impart valuable financial lessons. Times of economic uncertainty can provide teachable moments to children and adults alike, and what better time to learn than now? No matter their age, your children can grasp age-appropriate money milestones that will serve them well moving forward.