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Secrets of the Magic Money Machines in Smarty Pants

With debit cards, credit cards, ATMs, online banking, mobile banking and electronic transfers pretty much the way of the world, today’s tech-savvy money culture raises the question: are kids getting financially desensitized?

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Seven Ways to Help Preschoolers Learn About Money in Smarty Pants

Want to give your preschoolers a head-start in understanding basic money concepts? Here’s a list of some fun activities you can do with your kids: Use pretend money and play grocery store. Let your child put money in the parking meter. Next time you go shopping, have your child give the cashier the money. Take your child to work and explain, “this is how I earn money for food and clothes.” Open a credit union account and have them make regular deposits.  Talk about commercials they see on television. Set a good example.