SmartyPig.com Introduction: Teaching the Kids (and Me) Delayed Gratification

Recently I was introduced to SmartyPig.com. It’s an online Piggy Bank for people who are saving for specific financial goals. Which means…. what? It means that SmartyPig is not only a fabulous way to save for something you’re longing for (or need), but it’s also an incredible way to teach your kids about money. I try to teach my kids about money, but I’m pretty sure that I fall into the same trap as a lot of parents. I just buy them stuff. Which strips the kids of the opportunity …