Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day Dec. 29

Create a shopping list before you go into a store. Explain to your kids that making a list (and sticking with it) helps you budget your money well.

Tip of the Day Dec. 28

Talk about what items cost, such as eating out or an extra-curricular activity. Teach kids about the value of money.

Tip of the Day Dec. 27

Give kids an allowance so they can learn how to manage money while they’re still young and you can influence their choices.

Tip of the Day Dec. 26

Show your kids how to budget their money so that they know how to use money well.

Tip of the Day Dec. 25

Find out which aspects of the holidays your kids enjoy most. Create more holiday traditions that they enjoy.

Tip of the Day Dec. 24

Find out which aspects of the holidays your kids enjoy most. Create more holiday traditions that they enjoy.

Tip of the Day Dec. 23

Ask other parents which activities and family activities they enjoy doing. Then try something they recommend.

Tip of the Day Dec. 22

Help your kids to cope well when bad things happen. Teach them how to be resilient.

Tip of the Day Dec. 21

When life gets hard, be honest about it with your kids. The way you react to hardship teaches them a lot.

Tip of the Day Dec. 20

Notice when your kids pull away from you. Find out why without invading their privacy.