Monthly Archives: September 2016


11 Tips to Raise Financially Savvy Kids


By Winnie Sun Learn more about Winnie on NerdWallet’s Ask an Advisor You might get surprising responses when you tell your kids you can’t buy a toy they want: “Swipe your credit card” or “Go to the bank to get some money,” they may tell you. Kids simply don’t understand the bigger financial issues that inform […]

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Financial Literacy for Kids: A NerdWallet Q&A


When it comes to kids and money, many parents and caregivers are full of uncertainty. You may not consider yourself a financial literacy expert, or you might be concerned that your child will copy your financial mistakes. Here is the truth: we all make money mistakes at some point in our lives, and this doesn’t […]

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How to Talk to Your Kids About Money


By Megan Terzian Learn more about Megan on NerdWallet’s Ask an Advisor Whether it’s talking about the birds and the bees or explaining the death of a loved one, parents know that difficult conversations are essential for their kids’ emotional and intellectual growth. For many parents, talking about money is one of the hard conversations they […]

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