by Chris Jordan
My kids, like most kids I would venture to guess, do not really understand the idea of budgeting and saving. They will earn money doing extra chores, or get money as a birthday present, and immediately think of twenty different impulse things they can purchase with it. Things they didn’t even know they wanted, needed, before we stepped into the store. Given the amount of Americans who are deep in credit card debt, the impulsiveness is not something that naturally stops at adulthood.
by Wendi Aarons
I’ve come up with some activities to keep us entertained as we enjoy each other’s company for 3,000 miles. Three thousand long, long, loooong miles. If you’ll be taking a road trip this summer, too, be sure to read on. Maybe something here will help you keep your sanity during your long journey.