I hope you like our rebranded newsletter. Big shout out to our Lead Giraffe-ic Designer, Todd Slater, for the snazzy graphics.
In each issue, I’ll send you 3 valuable ideas to save and share.
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Allowance tips & tricks — There are lots of good practical ideas in my newest podcast conversation with Mark & Kimberlee Barnes. Here are a few highlights:
- Adding “friction” to your kids’ Amazon purchases
- Creative frugality and the Chick-fil-A app (mouth is watering!)
- Transitioning from jars to a digital allowance
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I spoke with the Barneses about money discussions, and my newest blog post, “Start an Allowance to Start a Lifelong Money Conversation with Your Children“, explores this idea even further.
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And, last but not least, I love this quote. It gets at a key point of providing an allowance for your kids to practice:
“You won’t see how to do it until you see yourself doing it.”
—David Allen, Getting Things Done
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