Sam X Renick interviews social media expert Ted Rubin for CentSai and Sammy Rabbit’s Money Cents for Kids!
Renick: Cambridge University research indicates that adult money habits are set by age seven. What if the research is wrong and adult money habits are formed earlier, perhaps around the age the “give mes” set in? What does this mean for families, schools, and the financial-education industry?
Rubin: This is about the example you set for your children. It goes well beyond money habits and will affect everything in their lives. Many parents tell their kids, “Do as I say, not as I do.” With my girls, and with others around me, I have always lived by the mantra, “Do as I do.” Create a money mindset and example worthy of emulation…. CONTINUE READING