How to Get Kids Excited to Save Money

Too often lessons in personal finance are learned the hard way when we are well into adulthood and the consequences can be severe. That’s why it is so important to teach your kids financial lessons along the way. Get kids excited to save money early and they may go on to lead a lifetime of good financial habits. Make it Visual: Have kids tape a photo of the specific item they're saving up Read more ...

How to Save at the Pumpkin Patch

These days, the pumpkin patch is more than just a place to pick out your jack-o-lantern. Some have become mini fall-themed amusement parks complete with corn mazes and haunted houses. But making it a fun-filled family outing can come with a hefty price tag.  Here are a few ways to save. If you’re fortunate to live in an area where pumpkin patches are plentiful, then do a price comparison before Read more ...