Category Archives: Money issues

Do you have your teen on a back-to-school budget?

Ugh. Back-to-school shopping with teenagers. What a nightmare! I’ve been trying to figure out the best approach to shopping without feeling like I’ve just become the major stockholder in American Eagle Outfitters. The way I see it there are a … Continue reading

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Using the Jonas Brothers to teach teens about saving

Has your teen ever asked you to buy him an overpriced pair of sneakers? Or how about a ticket to a ridiculously priced concert? How do you get a teenager money lessons and get them to stop relying on the Bank … Continue reading

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What Teens Can Learn About Money From Mistakes of Pro-Athletes

Your son thinks he’s going to be the next Le Bron James? What a coincidence, so does mine! Will I be using this to my advantage? You bet I will. Here’s my strategy for teaching him a financial lesson: I … Continue reading

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