This time of year can be hectic for many families – parents especially – and trying to teach financial responsibility as well can seem like a daunting task.  But there is another trusted resource that is usually ready and willing to help if they are asked – their grandparents.

Last week I shared my thoughts on this topic with Paul Sullivan from the New York Times. The following is the article that resulted from that conversation:

“For Grandchildren, the Gift of Financial Awareness” | New York Times











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Written by Susan Beacham
Susan Beacham founded Money Savvy Generation in 1999 after almost two decades in private banking and investment management complemented by considerable time teaching at the elementary level.


  1. Connie Gruning December 20, 2013 at 12:57 am Reply

    This is one of the best gifts I’ve given my Granddaughter!! This is the BEST bank EVER!!! Thank you!!

  2. vickie couturier December 28, 2013 at 8:38 am Reply

    I wish I had know about this before the holidays but I do now,an will add this to my list to get the grandkids next year

  3. Yashmarie Alsina January 12, 2014 at 1:28 pm Reply

    This is awesome. Keep the good work! Our kids are the most important thing in life.

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