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Money Movie Madness

It is 1:37 AM and I am up writing this blog. For some of you reading this that is late, but for other creators like me, that’s our morning. But tonight, is different. After a delicious Sunday dinner, my brother and I decided to go to the movies to see Wrinkle in Time. As usual, […]

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25 Tips to Teach Your Child Money (Part 2: Tips 13- 25)

13. Have a Home Store For parents on a budget, you can always be creative and create the home store. Have your children earn paper money that you create. They can use that money to buy snacks or services. Services like one no chores day or one no cleaning my room pass. It can create […]

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25 Tips to Teach Your Child about Money (Part 1: Tips 1 to 12)

Creating money-savvy children is a topic that is on parent minds those days. As today’s  economy moves up and down and social security is sounding more and more like a word from the past, it is important to parent that their children have the skills it will take to move forward in a future economy. I have […]

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Eating Healthy on a Budget

May Guest Blogger: Emerald Thomas I remember seeing my mama coupon when I was a child. She would shop around for the best deal. I also promised myself that no matter how much money I earned, that I would always shop smart like my mama did. Most people believe that eating healthy is expensive, but […]

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Teach Your Kids to Love Memories over Stuff

In a society where keeping up with the Jones is no longer a metaphor, it’s easy to forget the importance of real connects. Creating moments is about creating memories with the people you love. It’s about creating, building, and strengthening relationships. Yes, you can buy the new “IT” shoe or phone, but if you have […]

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Inexpensive Ways to Keep My Children Active for the Summer

Today is 75 degrees, and I quickly realized this was perfect weather to take the boys to the park. As a single-parent, I am often busy with this or that. Now that the nicer weather had returned, it was time to enjoy it in an inexpensive way. My boys spend a lot of time watching […]

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Saving Money at Fun Places

I must admit when Chuck E Cheese came out with their new debit card system I was a little upset.  I had delivered a savings system that was working for my family. About two weeks after I recorded my Periscope video teaching “Money Lessons Children Could Learn at Fun Place” the video was no longer […]

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