A VISA survey found that 85% of parents said they want a course in personal finance to be a high school graduation requirement. In contrast, a Schwab survey of teens showed that 64% would rather learn through experience than in a classroom.
Lynne’s comment: “Looks like our kids realize that money management requires experience outside the classroom. My book, The No-Cash Allowance, is designed to just that–give kids hands-on experience managing money. This experience, when partnered with financial literacy classes in school, will give our kids both the knowledge and skill they need to manage money responsibly.”Follow me on social media: