Ages 9 to 12 years old
What Salin can do:
Free savings account.
What you can do:
Play Monopoly or similar games and let kids be the banker.
They’ll learn how to pay for items, how much they can afford to spend and how to make change.
Show kids how to comparison-shop at the store and online.
Increase the tasks kids are responsible for around the home, and increase their allowance accordingly.
Encourage saving for special items or trips.
Increase their involvement in Coverdell or 529 savings programs.
Teach them how to save for an item they want.
Show how you are saving for your own financial goals.