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Advice on Allowance

T.A. asks from Boston

Our family has gone through significant changes in the last year. In the past we were able to buy basically whatever our children asked for but now we have to tighte...


Allowance: Trying to KISS (Keep It Short and Simple)

K.K. asks from Phoenix

So I want to keep the allowance situation short and simple (kiss). I feel like I shouldn't have to pay my kids to do chores. They live in the house, we are family, ...


Questions Re: the Save/Spend/Share Allowance Scenario

J.S. asks from Los Angeles

I've decided to increase my 5 year old's allowance but I'd like to have him save 40%, spend 40% and give the remaining 20% to charity. But I have a couple of questio...


Allowance.. for a 5 and 6 Year Old

M.P. asks from Sarasota

What is a Good age for allowances?? My kids are already wanting to save up for things that they want.. and this weekend my 6yr old willingly assisted me in cleaning...


How Much to Give for Allowance for 6 Year Olds???

M.B. asks from Chicago

How much is the going rate for 6 year olds in your family for chores? We can't decide if we should just give them a dime for each chore they complete or maybe do a q...


11 Year Old Allowance and Chores

F.P. asks from Phoenix

I will have an 11 year old daughter in a few days and was wondering what are appropriate chores? She's an only child and a very helpful one at that. She currently hel...


Allowance-What Is a Good Age?

K.B. asks from Salt Lake City

What is a good age to begin allowance? My almost 9 yr old son asked if we could start paying him for the chores he does? I have mixed views on this because I think ...


Thoughts on Chore / Reward Sytems & Allowance for Children...

L.D. asks from Grand Junction

I want to ask for your creative thoughts on what has worked well for your family, in terms of a reward system for your children. We have implemented various systems i...


Looking for Advice on Giving Allowance to School-age Children

A.B. asks from Los Angeles

I have two great boys, ages 6 and 9, and we are thinking about giving them a weekly allowance so they can learn about spending money wisely. I grew up with an allowa...


How Much Allowance Money to Give 4 Year Old

B.C. asks from San Francisco

My son just turned 4 years old and my husband and I have been talking to him about him starting to do some simple chores around the house and receiving allowance mone...