I recently graduated from college without loans, and I’m living on my own. How do I make sure I make smart money decisions?
Tweens & Teens
Parents of daughters have been advised to never tell a girl she’s pretty or that her hair looks nice or that she’s wearing a lovely outfit....Telling your children they are good-looking is something they want to hear. Don’t hold back.
Students often want different things in a college than their parents want—close to home vs. far from home, big vs. small, liberal arts vs. pre-professional.
Usually one concussion has no lasting effects and this leads adults to dismiss a head injury as unimportant. But concussions add up and subsequent accidents can lead to impairments of memory, motor coordination, problem solving ability, and even emotional control.
You would be amazed at how you can cut expenses by just taking a closer look at how you spend your money on small purchases every day.
If you are inclined to agree to let this child shelter under your roof, then your first move is to talk with him. Why does he need to leave his home? If this child refuses to have a conversation with you about his issues, then you will have a difficult time making things work.
Writing things down gets thinking going and helps us know what we really think. So the next time your teen or older child wants you to solve a problem for her, try one of these writing tricks.