Be a role model of good spending and saving habits

By Faeza
22 August 2015

Parents have the biggest influence on the way children save or spend. Examine your own spending habits: if you're telling children to be wise with money but are rushing out to buy the latest phone or trendy fashions, what message are you really sending?

Also, talk to your children in an age-appropriate way about the financial decisions you make as an adult. Instead of saying, “We don't have money,” say, “we are choosing to save money,'