Finding Ways to Save Money With Kids at Home
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Kids cost money. Between the clothes, food, toys, then school supplies, sports equipment, band equipment, uniforms ... the list goes on. Columnist and Mom's Council member Maggie Wright shared some tips earlier this week on finding some deals, but that can't be the whole list. How do you save money on items your kids need? Want? Have you found any amazing sales lately that we should all know about?
On another note — how do you teach your kids about saving money? There's so many aspects to being responsible with your coin, but developing an economical mindset will be a great tool for any person as they group up. Any specific tips on lessons for keeping your little ones frugal?