Why Don’t ParentsTalk toTheir Kids about Money?

There is one question that most parents seem to dread more than any other when it comes to talking to their kids about money. Can you guess what that might be? If you said “How much money do you make?” you are exactly right, according to Jayne Pearl, author of several books about what she calls financial parenting.

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Do You Give Your Kids An Allowance?

Jayne Pearl joins WWL’s Tommy to talk about kids allowance and chores. When you were a kid, did you have an allowance? How much do you teach your kids about money and finances.

How Parents Can Guide Their College-Bound Kids to Financial Health

Jayne Pearl offers her take on the whens and hows of empowering youth financially in order to properly prepare them for college life.

The Pros and Cons of Giving Your Kid an Allowance

“An allowance can do wonderful things,” says Jayne A. Pearl, co-author of the book “Kids, Wealth and Consequences.” In an economy where transactions are commonly made via credit card, giving your kids a chance to handle and budget real money can give them a more concrete idea of the value of the dollar.

Putting a Number on It: Should You Tell Your Child How Much Money You Make?

Jayne Pearl appears as a guest on AirTalk to confront the challenge of discussing salary with your children.

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Put limits on the time and money your boomerang kid can use to live at home. 

Teaching Your Kids About Money

“It’s actually easy to teach kids about money,” says Jayne A. Pearl, an Amherst, Massachusetts-based author of “Kids and Money: Giving Them the Savvy to Succeed Financially.” “Turn your day-to-day activities into learning experiences…”  

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