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How to Educate Your Tweens and Teens on Cyberbullying

Tweens and teens live in a world where social media is a part of their lives. Here’s how to educate your kids on cyberbullying and how parents can help.

September 28, 2021
If kids aren’t recording TikTok dances, they’re snapping with friends, or gaming online. Learn how to set healthy social media boundaries with your tween and teen.
September 27, 2021
Tweens and teens live in a world where social media is a part of their lives. Here’s how to educate your kids on cyberbullying and how parents can help.
September 24, 2021
Online gaming is a huge part of life for many tweens and teens. Here’s what parents need to know about online gaming and how they can keep their kids safe.
September 24, 2021
With the Mydoh Smart Cash Card kids can safely spend their own money in-store and online up to the allowable limits, and parents get complete oversight.
September 23, 2021
There are a few different ways to pay your kids and teens their allowance. Here’s what you need to know.
September 22, 2021
Need help defining weekly chores for your kids? Read on for some ideas, plus tips for keeping on top of what’s been accomplished.
September 21, 2021
What daily chores should your kids be doing? Read on for ideas, plus tips on how to manage household chores and pay out allowance.
September 17, 2021
Teens use social media apps to connect with their friends and express their creativity. If your kid is on social media, here’s everything parents need to know.
September 15, 2021
Mydoh unveils its new brand design. Follow the design journey and how the creative team landed on a logo that expresses the Mydoh Money app for kids and parents.
September 15, 2021
If your teen is struggling with back to school, we’ve got your back. Here are tips on creating a healthy daily routine for students to set them up for success.
September 21, 2021
Understanding the difference between a need and a want is fundamental to building good money habits with teens. Here are some tips on teaching the difference.
May 26, 2021
We share some tips for newcomers on understanding the financial landscape in Canada and how Mydoh can help kids learn about money.
April 12, 2021
When’s the best time to teach your kids about money? The short answer: right now. Here are some of the most important money lessons to teach kids.
March 31, 2021
Kids as young as three are already beginning to grasp the concept of money. Introduce the ABC's of money to your kids with these fun games and practical tips.
March 24, 2021
Parents should talk with their kids about money early. Here’s our tips on how kids can save money and build a plan that gives them a headstart on financial literacy.
March 17, 2021
Talking about money is the key to teaching kids good money savings habits, at every age. Those conversations don’t have to be awkward — and they can even be fun.
March 16, 2021
When should parents start teaching kids about money? The answer may surprise you. According to financial experts, the money lessons start early in life.
March 13, 2021
Online games and board games are a great way to introduce financial literacy skills. Here are nine fun money games for kids to play.
October 14, 2020
Volunteering or donating your time, money, or unwanted items are great ways to give back to your community. Learn more about what you and your kids can do.
September 8, 2020
Are your kids anxious about going back-to-school this year? Here’s how to talk to them about COVID-19, practice good hygiene and alleviate their fears.
June 29, 2021
Too old for piggy banks, but too young for credit cards? We explain the benefits of using debit cards to teach your kids about money.
May 26, 2021
We share some tips on your teen’s first credit card including, how to use it responsibly, and why the Mydoh Smart Cash Card is a great alternative to credit for kids.
February 11, 2021
Graduating from a piggy bank to their first bank account is a big step in helping kids manage their money. Discover which bank account is right for your child.
August 11, 2020
When it comes to credit cards, it’s easy for kids to think of them as “free money.” Don't wait, have "the talk" with them today and get the info you need to teach your kids about credit cards while they’re still young.
May 4, 2021
The summer job is a rite of passage. We share tips to help your kids write a resume, prepare for an interview, and the best summer jobs for teens in Canada.
March 24, 2021
There's plenty of opportunities for kids to embrace the latest startup trends and make money online. Here are 7 savvy online business ideas for your kids.
August 12, 2020
If you think kids aren’t natural entrepreneurs, here’s the proof: the popsicle, trampoline, swimming flippers, even the ear muff were all invented by kids. Find out how you can encourage their entrepreneurial spirit.

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1. The RBC Visa Prepaid Mydoh Smart Cash Card (“Mydoh Smart Cash Card”) is available as a physical and digital card that can be used to pay for purchases online or in-store anywhere Visa contactless (tap) is accepted.

2. Parents can load and kids can access up to a maximum of $500 per day on their Mydoh Smart Cash Card. When loading money to a Mydoh Smart Cash Card, there are limits to the number of transfers and dollar amounts. Please see transfer and transaction limits.

3. RBC Client means an individual who holds at least one personal deposit account with Royal Bank of Canada (excluding saving accounts and US dollar accounts), or a personal RBC Royal Bank Credit Card.