Teaching Kids Money Saving Tips: I personally like, "Talking about trade offs and compromises in spending choices is much more powerful than simply saying “no”", and "As a kid, my Mom gave me $1 if I balanced her checkbook. It motivated me to do math and think about keeping a positive bank account balance."
How 14 Bank Accounts Saved Our Budget. Yes! This! We started this 3 months ago, when my sister told me about it and even in such a short time it made such a difference. It's easy to keep track of even a small budget and you don;t have to worry about keeping cash and carrying cash everywhere. It's like a cash budget alternative.