Kids beg for it and parents agonize over it: Allowance.
Betsy Brown Braun has helped hundreds of adults set up allowance systems for their children. In her book, You're Not the Boss of Me, Braun suggests several chores that will help your kids learn how to earn.
Potential Chores for Children:
Braun says that powerful kids make powerful adults, and power begins with personal responsibility. If you start with a very small base pay, set up a regular schedule of chores above and beyond the base pay. Be consistent with the allowance and your child will have a more powerful understanding of why money matters.
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