Archives: budget

Kids Managing Money? You Bet!

Take a look at these very helpful ideas from a camp dad we can use to teach our children how to navigate managing money. Another throw back from a couple years ago with timeless truths!

How and When to Teach Kids Adulting

The phrase we hear most of our college staff use today to describe things like finding a job and paying bills is “adulting.” Jacob leads us in thinking intentionally how we can set our kids up for success today for when they start “adulting”.

How to Teach Kids to Spend Wisely

How much should kids be spending, saving and giving? As parents, we can help provide our kids with a healthy understanding of where and how money fits into our life. Jacob guides us to practical ways to do just that.

How to Teach Kids to Spend Wisely

How much should kids be spending, saving and giving? As parents, we can help provide our kids with a healthy understanding of where and how money fits into our life. Jacob guides us to practical ways to do just that.

How Parents Can Teach Independence

Maybe I’m not the only one who lives in the tension of letting (or requiring) the kids to help and simply knocking out a task on my own. One is better for the short term and the other for the long. Ashley reminds us of the tremendous value of handing over tasks to our kids as they learn and grow under our care.

How to Teach Money Management

What are some wise ways to manage our money? And how can we teach our kids to be wise with money? Jacob shares his insights from life experience how we can share these important principles with the next generation.

Practical Tips for Managing Finances

Today we’ll revisit the first of a two-part series exploring the link between a budget and the tenth commandment. Next week will include some ways to prepare our kids for managing their own finances. Johnny Mac gives us some very practical tips and resources for diving in to this not-always-easy topic. Check ‘em out.

Spending Wisely

Know where your money goes? Ever look up at the end of the month (or maybe even a little before the end?) and wonder where it all went? See what you can learn today from Ben’s wise words on wise spending.