As parents, we waffled between giving kids a weekly allowance and expecting them to chip in to keep the house running like any responsible person. We finally had to admit, we were managers of our home and we were not running things very efficiently.
So, how did all of this come about? Well, our family saw a problem that needed to be fixed — 1) Kid’s want money, but 2) it’s hard to keep track of household responsibilities. It wasn’t that the kids weren’t willing to do the work, or that the parents weren’t willing to follow-up on the […]