BUSYKID ARCHIVE - April 2021

The Impact of Financial Literacy

In 2004, Congress declared April to be National Financial Literacy month, a topic BusyKid focuses on year round. This April it is particularly topical given the economic insecurities associated with the COVID pandemic. Financial literacy can be defined as a set of skills and knowledge which empowers individuals to make informed decisions regarding budgeting, investing, ...

How to Choose A Debit Card for Your Kids

Many parents teach their children how to save by encouraging them to stash a portion of their cash gifts and allowance in jars or piggy banks. This method is generally an excellent way to introduce the concept of saving to toddlers and kindergartners, but as they get older, you will want to instill in them ...