Money Savvy Kids: The Best Ways To Teach Your Children About Money For A Strong Fin by Gordon PapeMoney Savvy Kids: The Best Ways To Teach Your Children About Money For A Strong Fin by Gordon Pape

Money Savvy Kids: The Best Ways To Teach Your Children About Money For A Strong Fin

byGordon Pape, Deborah Kerbel

Paperback | January 1, 2013

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Most of us grew up knowing very little about money and how to manage it. The result is the most indebted generation in Canadian history. Don't let your children make the same mistakes. Money Savvy Kids is an indispensible, fun-to-read book by Gordon Pape and his daughter, Deborah Kerbel, that will help you get your children on the right track to understanding all about money. It contains sound, practical information from Canada's most trusted financial writer plus many delightful and humorous personal stories that will leave you laughing while you learn. Money Savvy Kids features timely information on
  • how to teach the "value" of money
  • whether allowances are a good idea and, if so, how much?
  • saving, spending, sharing
  • teaching your kids to shop smart
  • coping with children-directed advertising
  • games that teach money skills
  • great websites and apps-some reviewed by the kids themselves
  • money-smart books for young readers
  • finding that first job
  • saving for college

This book is a must-read for all parents with children between the ages of five and seventeen. Whether your kids are toddlers or teens, it's never too early or too late to start talking about money and how to save, spend, and manage it wiseley. Gordon and Deborah make it easy to raise money savvy kids!

Deborah Kerbel is the author of several young adult novels, including Lure and Girl on the Other Side. She co-authored the bestselling Quizmas books with Gordon Pape. She lives in Toronto.
Title:Money Savvy Kids: The Best Ways To Teach Your Children About Money For A Strong FinFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 8.25 × 5.27 × 0.63 inPublished:January 1, 2013Publisher:Penguin CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143186019

ISBN - 13:9780143186014

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Glad I got this! Great book for parents to help their children become money savvy. I like how they have listed different programs available across Canada and online.
Date published: 2017-02-05

Editorial Reviews

Gordon and Deborah deliver sound, practical advice on equipping your kids with essential knowledge about money. Their persoal anecdotes and humorous examples, combined with a comprehensive review of relevant tools and resources, make this both an entertaining read and avaluable reference. - Murray Baker, bestselling author of The Debt-Free GraduateMoney Savvy Kids is a very readable blueprint for any parent interested in improving the money management know-how of their children. Real-life examples and thoughts on money from kids themselves are shared to engage and inform in a charming, thoughtful and human way. - Tricia Barry, executive director, Money School Canada; In-class financial literacy workshop developer/teacher