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Learning about money: Successfully teaching its value to my child who thinks it grows on trees

Learning about money: Successfully teaching its value to my child who thinks it grows on trees

And just like that, you wondered what happened? Your child is asking for this toy, that game, and wanting expensive, brand name clothes. Happiness researchers say that spending money on others makes us feel good. But spending in what capacity?   Nothing in life is free Next time you go to a store with your child, avoid succumbing to his unrelenting attempt to get him the latest toy, game, or expensive piece of clothing. You may think that buying him a toy to bribe him in order “to be good in the store” is going to be the answer. The ...

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Do we expect too much of our kids nowadays?

Do we expect too much of our kids nowadays?

The question I ask is, do we expect way too much from our children nowadays?  I insist my kids help around the house, they do not have scheduled chores but I do ask them to help me. Last week I spoke to one of our experts and he was saying it is okay for parents to do stuff for their children & teenagers.  By helping them, we will not turn them into non-functioning adults, (they just get to be kids for longer) because there will always be plenty of opportunity for them to grow up and take responsibility. Do you agree?

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