Parent Resources

Helping Your Child Be Responsible about Money

Web Resources for Helping Children Learn to Manage Money

Allowance Magic, http://www.allowancemagic.com/parents.htm, provides tips for parents on teaching their children about money, money management, and for developing a saving habit. Links to parent success stories about their children's allowances, and articles about allowances are included. 

Teach Children Money Habits for Life is a one-page article by the University of Minnesota on questions to consider when thinking about money and children: http://www.extension.umn.edu/info-u/finances/BF816.html

The United States Mint has tips for parents to help their children save money, information on allowances, and ways to help children understand money: http://themint.org/parents/index.html

Personal Finance Information is available from Cornell University Cooperative Extension, including Managing Money in Tough Times, Children and Money, and Talking about Money: http://www.extension.org/personal%20finance