Using Allowance to Teach

The newest article from Financial Education Speaker & Author Shay Olivarria on

Allowances Teach Children Personal Finance


Giving your child the opportunity to think critically about personal finance is the best way to teach personal finance in the home. Having your child work for an allowance helps the child make the connection between earning money, saving money, and spending money. Click here to read the whole article.



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Shay Olivarria is the most dynamic financial education speaker working today. She speaks at high schools, colleges, and companies across the country. She has written three books on personal finance, including Amazon Best Seller “Money Matters: The Get It Done in 1 Minute Workbook”. Shay has been quoted on,, and The Credit Union Times, among others. To schedule Shay to speak at your event visit


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