Learning at home is the starting point for teaching children about money. These eleven key personal concepts should be explained and experienced by children as they are growing up:
- Credit card
- Credit score
The age at which these concepts are taught will vary.
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- Have students describe how they learned about these concepts.
- Have students conduct a survey among young consumers to determine their knowledge of these topics.
- What additional personal finance concepts might be added to this list?
- What actions might parents take to teach these concepts to their children?