Deirdre W. reviewed Money-Savvy Kids : Parenting Penny-Wise Kids in a Money-Hungry World on
Young children are captivated by Saturday morning television commercials pushing the next must-have toy. Older kids think they're losers if they don't keep up with the latest fashion trend. Young adults find themselves facing financial temptations--like the lure of credit cards--that seem too good to resist.
Behind all these sales pitches lies the dangerous promise: "You can have it all--just buy now and pay later." This lie threatens to lead our kids into financial trouble that could plague them the rest of their lives. As parents, we must meet these seductive, anti-biblical messages head-on by training our kids from a young age to develop wisdom and money-savvy habits.