Winter Time Fun: Finding Deals for A Spring Break Trip

And Cultivate Your Child’s Skills in Budgeting and Math Along the Way Planning ahead in the winter for the family trip in the spring break can be an exciting and daunting task. As a parent, you want to make sure that your family has a memorable vacation without breaking the bank. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to find great […]

2022 Summer Reading List for Financial Literacy

For 1st – 3rd grade The Berenstain Bears’ : Trouble with Money By Stan and Jan Berenstain The cubs in the family take money for granted, so their parents challenge them to make their own money. They come to appreciate the efforts required to earn money as well as the pleasure of gaining some independence when they make their own […]

Giving Money

You’re probably familiar with spending and saving as habits related to managing your money. Giving is another important action you can take with your money, especially in times of crisis. With the virus rampaging through the world, organizations that take action against the disease need your help. The doctors racing to help patients have limited supplies to work with because […]

Spreading Holiday Cheer – 2020

We spread holiday cheer to kids and their families in Sterling, VA with our unique goodie bags – each contains a Book Smart, Money Smart TM booklet and tasty snacks. We hope to bring joy to the kids’ stomach and brain and plant a “tree” (a money tree ?) in their mind. Thank you – to Giant Food for their […]