Personal Finance

How to Raise Money-Smart Children

September 20, 2017
Positive money behaviors can be fostered by modeling good habits, and doing so can help build financial independence for your children.

Key Points

  • T. Rowe Price's 2017 Parents, Kids & Money Survey states that 23% of parents talk to their children at least weekly about financial topics.*
  • Children feel smarter about money after discussing financial topics with their parents.
  • 68% of parents allow their children to manage their own money.
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* The survey sampled 1,014 parents of 8 to 14 year olds nationally and their kids.

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