What was your first summer job? Lifeguard at the pool? Concessions worker at the local theater? Retail sales? Dishwasher at a restaurant? Mower-of-lawns extraordinaire? Will your teen have a paying job this summer, or are they already employed?
–This is a perfect opportunity, while they’re still in your nest, to teach and let them practice financial skills. They’ll get a chance to safely spread their wings and learn valuable financial skills that will benefit them for a lifetime.
–Interested? Check out my take on helping your teen practice financial skills that they’ll benefit from for a lifetime in this Saverlife article, How to Teach Your Kids to Budget for Their First Jobs | SaverLife