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Saving and spending (Under Age 8)

Attitudes toward saving and spending are often formed in childhood and can be difficult to change later in life. The following are resources that will help to introduce basic concepts of money to youngsters under 8 years of age

References:

A Chair For Mother.

Author:Vera, Williams
Published information:New York: Greenwillow Books, 1982

A Dollar For Penny.

Author:Julie, Glass
Published information:New York: Random House, 2000

The Case of the Shrunken Allowance.

Author:Joanne, Rocklin
Published information:New York: Scholastics Inc., 1998

The Purse.

Author:Kathy, Caple
Published information:Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1986

The Berenstain Bears' trouble with money.

Author:Stan, Berenstain. Jan, Berenstain
Published information:New York: Random House, 1983

Allowances Dollars and Sense - A Proven System for Teaching Your Kids About Money.

Author:Paul W, Lermitte
Published information:Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1999
Resource Centre call number:332.024054 L56 1999

A Quarter In Your Piggy Bank: Teaching Your Child To Manage Money.

Author:Helen Cunningham
Published information:Burnstown, Ont.: General Store Publishing House, 1999
Resource Centre call number:332.024054 C91 1999

Guarantee Your Child's Financial Future Practical Solutions For Today's Parents.

Author:Benjamin, McLean
Published information:Toronto, Ont.: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1999
Resource Centre call number:332.0240431 M22 1999

Mom Can I Have That ? Dr Tightwad Answers Your Kids' Questions about Money.

Author:Janet, Bodnar
Published information:Washington DC: The Kiplinger Washington Editors, 1996
Resource Centre call number:332.024054 B63 1996

Money Doesn't Grow on Trees -A Parent's Guide to Raising Financially Responsible Children.

Author:Godfrey, Neale and Edward, Carolina
Published information:New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994
Resource Centre call number:332.024054 C54 1994

The Money Tree Myth: A Parent's Guide To Helping Kids Unravel The Mysteries Of Money.

Author:Gail Vaz-Oxlade
Published information:Toronto, Ont.: Stoddart Publishing Co., 1996
Resource Centre call number:332.024054 V47 1997