Browse Month: June 2018

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Teaching Kids to Spend: Part 5 – Think Before You Spend

Thanks for joining us for the last part of teaching kids to spend! (If you’re here for the first time, you can start with post 1.)

It occurred to me as I was sitting down to write this that perhaps I wrote these in the wrong order. Today we’re going to cover some questions to ask before you spend.

So far we’ve been talking about buying items at a cheaper price. Now I’d like to venture into the philosophical realm and ask…

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Teaching Kids to Spend: Part 4 – Other Ideas

Thanks for joining us again on part 4 of teaching kids to spend!

J and I have been going to various stores and doing some comparison shopping, so if you missed any, check out the previous posts about buying generic vs. name-brand products, looking at price differences between stores and buying in bulk.

Today we’re going to take a break from going to the store (whew) and talk about other ideas for spending wisely.

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