Parent Resources

Discover fun and engaging resources designed for parents and guardians to empower their children with essential banking knowledge!
How to save with a purpose
Healthy spending habits
Understanding how to set a budget
Welcome to our Money Management Resource Page for Parents!

We're committed to making the journey of teaching your children about money smoother and more enjoyable for you. Whether your child is just beginning to understand the concept of money or gearing up for financial independence, we've got you covered!

Our resources are tailored for three key age groups: 7-12, 13-17, and 18-24. Each age bracket presents unique challenges and opportunities in money management, and we're here to equip you with the tools and guidance to support your child's success every step of the way.

Young Kids: 7-12

During these formative years, children are just beginning to grasp the concept of money. It's crucial to lay a strong foundation for healthy money habits early on. Here are some key topics and resources tailored to this age group:

  1. Earning Money: Teach your child the value of work and responsibility by encouraging them to earn money through chores or small jobs around the house.

  2. Saving and Spending: Introduce the concepts of saving and spending wisely. Help them set savings goals for things they want and encourage them to make thoughtful spending decisions.

  3. Budgeting Basics: Start teaching your child the basics of budgeting by allocating their allowance or earnings into different categories such as savings, spending, and giving.

For more detailed tips and guidance on teaching money management to children ages 7-12, check out our blog posts and articles tailored specifically for parents like you.

Teenagers: 13-17

As children enter their teenage years, their financial needs and responsibilities begin to grow. It's essential to empower them with the knowledge and skills they need to make informed decisions. Here's what to focus on:

  1. Budgeting and Planning: Help your teenager create a budget that reflects their income, expenses, and savings goals. Encourage them to track their spending and adjust their budget as needed.

  2. Banking Basics: Introduce your teen to the world of banking, including opening a savings account, understanding interest, and using online banking tools responsibly.

  3. Debt and Credit: Start the conversation about debt and credit early. Teach your teenager about the importance of responsible borrowing, the dangers of credit card debt, and how credit scores work.

Explore our selection of resources designed to support parents in guiding their teenagers toward financial independence and success.

Young Adults: 18-24

As young adults, your child will face even greater financial challenges and opportunities. Arm them with the knowledge and skills they need to navigate this crucial stage of their financial journey:

  1. Financial Independence: Help your young adult understand the importance of financial independence and how to manage their money effectively as they transition into adulthood.

  2. Investing Basics: Introduce the concepts of investing and long-term financial planning. Encourage your child to start building their investment portfolio and saving for their future goals.

  3. Credit and Loans: Provide guidance on building and maintaining good credit, navigating student loans if applicable, and making smart financial decisions as they enter the workforce or pursue higher education.

Our blog posts and articles are designed to assist parents in supporting their young adults as they embark on their financial journey into adulthood.

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