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3 Ideas to Share and Save


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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