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How to Teach Kids & Teens the Difference Between Needs vs Wants

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

How the Financial System Works in Canada

We share some tips for newcomers on understanding the financial landscape in Canada and how Mydoh can help kids learn about money.

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April 12, 2021

Important Money Lessons for Kids

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.

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March 31, 2021

Finances for Kids: ABC’s of Money

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.

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March 24, 2021

7 Tips for Teaching Your Kids How to Save Money

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.

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March 17, 2021

How to Help Your Kids Learn Better Money Saving Habits

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.

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March 16, 2021

How to Teach Kids about Money at an Early Age

When should parents start teaching kids about money? The answer may surprise you. According to financial experts, the money lessons start early in life.

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March 13, 2021

Money Games for Kids

Online games and board games are a great way to introduce financial literacy skills. Here are nine fun money games for kids to play.

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October 14, 2020

The Importance of Teaching Your Kids How to Give Back to the Community

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.

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September 8, 2020

How to Talk to Your Kids About Returning to School During COVID-19

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.

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August 24, 2020

COVID-19: What You Need to Know About Back-to-School Plans Across Canada

Through this article, we hope to share consolidated information from authentic sources so you can understand what the new school year will look like in your province.

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August 24, 2020

Teaching Kids About Money: in Conversation with Bryan and Sarah Baeumler

Find out why Bryan and Sarah Baeumler recognize the value of talking about money with their kids.

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August 24, 2020

The Benefits of Buying Local and Supporting the Economy

Shopping and dining locally, especially now, is about recognizing the strength and resiliency of all Canadians. Learn more about why shopping local matters.

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August 17, 2020

What’s the Right Way to Give an Allowance?

What’s the right way to give an allowance? Robin Taub, Chartered Accountant and author of the book “A Parent’s Guide to Raising Money-Smart Kids,” answers the question.

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August 14, 2020

How Giving Your Kids Real-World Money Experience Will Help Shape Their Future

Where do you start when talking about money with your kids? Is allowance a good idea? How do you explain the value of money to children? Find out how Mydoh can help with raising money-smart kids.

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August 11, 2020

How to Save for Your Child’s Post-Secondary Education

Did you know that the average tuition costs for Canadian undergrad students are currently around $6,000 per year? (That doesn’t include books, residence, or meals.) Learn more about the best way to save for your child’s education in Canada.

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August 1, 2020

Fun Chores Ideas That Will Teach Kids How to Manage Money

No matter whether your kids are back at school – or learning remotely this upcoming school year – help teach kids about money and keeping them busy in those off-school hours with these fun Mydoh chore ideas.

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