One of the great things about the internet is that it’s filled with tons of helpful, insightful, entertaining, information, published by knowledgeable, creative, and talented people. One of the seriously frustrating things about the internet is that it can be really tough to wade through the junk to find the good stuff! If you enjoy the personal finance posts you read here at GoodCentsSavings you will probably also love the following articles found on other blogs and websites that will also help you live well on less!
How To Raise A Financially Responsible Child
By Miss T of Prairie Eco-Thrifter, published on Yakezie.com
This article had great timing for me as I have been wondering lately when is the right age to start giving an allowance and how to start teaching my 3 year old about money. There are some great tips in this piece, and some words of wisdom about first leading by example.
The Gift of Want
By Marie on Money Is The Root
Another must read for parents, this post deals with teaching your child not just to want to be given things, but to want to earn them. From budgeting to delayed gratification to the value of hard work to instilling an entrepreneurial spirit “The Gift of Want” deals with so many valuable lessons, each about a gazillion times more valuable than that baby doll or video game a child might receive this holiday season.
Christmas on a Budget
By Erika on Newlyweds on a Budget
Great ideas for keeping costs down and enjoying what really matters during this time of year that can be hectic and very expensive. It inspired me to make drinking hot chocolate and watching a Christmas movie our Friday night plan.
The Dangers of Earning More Money
by Corey on 20′s Finance
Wise warning of how easy it can be to turn earning more into spending more. A must read to help keep focused on your financial goals.