Kentucky May Allow Food Stamps to Pay for Fast Food

It may surprise you to learn that three states allow fast food restaurants to accept food stamps as a form of payment. Currently Arizona, Michigan and California allow chains to take payments from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. But according to TheConsumerist.com, Yum! Brands, which is the parent company of KFC and Taco Bell is [...]

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Kids and Money: The Benefits of Chores

Did you have chores growing up? Lots of kids do and while they may complain about them, chores can be a great way to teach important lessons. Chores teach responsibility and cleanliness. They can also provide foundational financial lessons. Wondering what chores your children can handle? Focus on the Family recently released a list of [...]

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Top 6 Tips for Starting an Allowance

It is important to start teaching children about money as young as possible. It is equally as important to limit their personal experience until they are old enough to understand. Here are some tips for timing (and amounts) for giving your child an allowance and for determining if they receive the allowance each week. 1. [...]

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