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Money is a tough topic!
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How hard is it to alter a financial personality? It takes consistent behavior and language on your part. Watch your words. If you find yourself saying, “Oh, I don’t have any cash, I’ll just use my credit card”, explain to your child that a credit card is a convenience and the bank will send you a bill at the end of the month and you’ll pay that with money you’ve put in the bank.
It seems that those good ole’ days when gift giving brought a message that “I care about you” are gone. Wouldn’t you love to instill — or re-instill — those traditional values in your children? If you do, you can start by using some of these helpful tips.
Go Congress! You have created a wonderful situation to spice up a dinner conversation. (That is, if you remember what dinner is—you know, the family eats together and looks up from their phones long enough to engage in something called conversation?)