Did you file your taxes yet? Do you discuss the process with your kids? What about a checking account for your teens? Do they even know what one is!
With tax season in full swing (ugh!) and Financial Literacy Month right around the corner (April!), now is a great time to chat with your kids about money and sharpen their financial literacy. This Spring, National Geographic Kids Books is debuting Not-So-Common Cent$ — the ultimate book of all things money (written by Sarah Wassner Flynn, ages 8-12, 160 pgs, paperback) and an excellent resource to helps kids learn about earning and budgeting money, using a bank account and understanding the history of money, why we use it and how it works.
- The basics of saving (including some brilliant hacks), investing, and interest
- What “credit” really means
- Inventive ways to get your ideas flowing and money growing
- What the stock market is, and how money moves around the world today
- Ins and outs of cryptocurrency and other “new” money
- The importance of giving back―one of the best things a fiscally responsible global citizen can do
- Why being smart with money = a big step toward independence
- How money is made
- Various banknotes and coins from around the world, and throughout history
One lucky reader of the GayNYCDad award winning blog, will receive the above Not-So-Common Cent$ Book!
Contest ends 11:59 p.m. EST, March 26, 2023. Prizes must be claimed within 48 hours. Maximum winnings of 2 giveaways per every 90 days. See official rules for more information.
Not-So-Common Cent$ Book Giveaway!
Thanks, and good luck.
Kev P says
I LOVE reading THESE types of books.
I read 75 books in 2021!
I am very excited about the Not-So-Common Cent$ Book Giveaway. This looks like great reading for young readers and their families.
Frankie Pinnix says
My family is very excited about this contest….apparently they have heard some friends talking about it.
brigette oster says
looks liek it would be interesting
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Eva Mack says
time well spent
Maria Egan says
I am excited about this giveaway.
Jamie Martin says
My daughter would love this!
Donna L says
I’m very excited about this giveaway!
Lance Saltzman says
I’m so excited
Heather D says
My daughter really enjoys NatGeo books. We have a lot but none on finances. I want her to be financially literate to understand how to best handle herself now and in the future.
jennifer cervantes says
I am really excited! My kids love national geographic.
Thanks for the chance to win this
Amber Kolb says
Kyla is 12 and I think this would be great for her to learn.
Christy Sargent says
Educational and fun, it’s a win win!
Kathleen Richardson says
Thanks for the chance! I would have my teenage son and daughter read this.
Sounds like an important book for everyone.
This would be great for me to read with my kiddos
Stephanie Bruce says
I am always reading books on financial stuff. I think its important to teach our kids young the importance of financial literacy.
Pat F says
grandsons would love this!
Charlene Shaver says
My son would enjoy reading this.
James Coyne says
I love a good book