Raising children to be financially responsible
- Children emulate parent’s savings, spending and borrowing actions.
My heart swelled with pride on hearing my 18-year old’s budgeting tricks in college. Being a financial educator, it was so fulfilling to note that my views on financial independence had actually had an impact on my daughter. In this age of abundance and consumerism, getting children to be financially responsible is not easy. Here are some things that worked in my case.