Parent Resources

Helping Your Child Be Responsible about Money

Web Resources for Helping Children Learn to Manage Money

Allowance Magic,, 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:

The United States Mint has tips for parents to help their children save money, information on allowances, and ways to help children understand money:

Personal Finance Information is available from Cornell University Cooperative Extension, including Managing Money in Tough Times, Children and Money, and Talking about Money: