Custodial Roth IRAs: A Unique Gifting, Learning and Saving Opportunity

Posted by & filed under Ages 11-13, Ages 14-16, Ages 17-18, Ages 3-4, Ages 5-7, Ages 8-10, Families, Parents, Teens.

Did you know that any child who has earnings from a part-time job is eligible to have a Roth IRA, even though they are not yet an adult? Establishing a Roth IRA on behalf of a child, funded either from your child’s direct savings or gifts from you, presents a unique opportunity to take advantage… Read more »

How Kids Can Give and Help During Coronavirus

Posted by & filed under Ages 11-13, Ages 14-16, Ages 17-18, Ages 3-4, Ages 5-7, Ages 8-10, Children & Education, Families, Teens, Uncategorized.

In the past few weeks, our children’s lives have been turned upside down. From school closings, performance and sport cancellations, postponed traditions such as prom and graduation, to no more playdates, the way our kids interact with the world is evolving minute by minute. However, in the midst of these social losses, there’s an abundance… Read more »

TEACHING CHARITABLE GIVING

Posted by & filed under Ages 11-13, Ages 14-16, Ages 17-18, Ages 3-4, Ages 5-7, Ages 8-10, Families, Uncategorized.

Teaching Charitable Giving

The holiday season and year’s end motivate many people to give charitably, whether by donating money to a specific cause, volunteering at a local food bank, or providing gifts to families in need, as examples. However, teaching your children the meaning behind giving, and instilling philanthropy as a family value can be done throughout the… Read more »

Back-To-School Kids’ Financial Literacy Checklist

Posted by & filed under Children & Education, Families, Featured, Parents.

Back-to-school signals a renewed focus on education. That includes your child’s financial education. The start of the new school year is the perfect time to review your kids’ proficiency with money. Use our back-to-school kids’ financial literacy checklist to prepare for the year ahead, with new and exciting financial learning opportunities that reinforce current skills… Read more »

School Shopping And Kids’ Financial Education

Posted by & filed under Families.

Mom and daughter school shopping together

The long summer vacation is almost over, and those busy back-to-school schedules are looming large on the calendar. There’s school shopping to accomplish between now and the first day of the new school year. Here are some quick pointers from SageVest Kids on how you can turn school shopping into teachable moments in support of… Read more »