Why Do Governments Collect Taxes?

Let’s bring your attention to some of the things that you enjoy for free in your country. Your Neighbourhood Playgrounds Parks Street Lamps & Public Benches Who’s Paying For All of This? YOU, ME and EVERYBODY, of course! We pay the government for these facilities in the form of taxes. Some Types of Taxes Goods and Services Tax (GST) You pay them almost every time … Continue reading Why Do Governments Collect Taxes?

Why Do Countries Have Different Currencies? {With Printable}

Firstly, do you know what a currency is? A currency is a unit of exchange, specifically used when buying or selling goods or services. Fun Fact But did you know that there’s no one currency that works in all countries? Every single country in this world has their own currency. Like many other things, currency needs to be managed. If the world only had one … Continue reading Why Do Countries Have Different Currencies? {With Printable}

DIY Piggy Banks To Make Saving FUN!

Little ones will pay more attention to saving when they have cute piggy banks to look at everyday. They’ll definitely want to drop in a coin or two just so they can admire their cool DIY piggy banks. That’s when they start having the habit of saving. What more can you ask for? Here are some really beautiful DIY piggy bank ideas I found on … Continue reading DIY Piggy Banks To Make Saving FUN!

Explaining Diversification to Kids {With FREE Worksheets}

Mother Hen, Her Eggs and The Boy A story about the importance of diversification – for kids an original story by Investor Kiddo   There once lived a little boy on a farm with his family. His favourite thing to do was to visit the chicken coop every morning after breakfast. He wanted to see if the hen has laid any eggs. But more importantly, … Continue reading Explaining Diversification to Kids {With FREE Worksheets}

14 Board Games About Money {The Complete List}

A great introduction to the world of finance, an especially important subject to learn in today’s economy. Learning doesn’t have to be boring! Cashflow For Kids <– CLICK TO GET IT Suitable for Ages: 7-14 years old What Players Learn: How to make money work for them. They learn about assets and liabilities.     Monopoly Junior <– CLICK TO GET IT Suitable for Ages: 5+ years old What … Continue reading 14 Board Games About Money {The Complete List}