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How can kids talk to parents about money?

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you know the first thing I would say is just really think about money it's amazing how many people just assume that you know things magically happen that the food magically shows on the table or that you know there's magically a roof over their head money is what drives all of these things and so talk to your parents you know when they go grocery shopping think about the prices you know this was a when I was a kid I used to love The Price is Right and it kind of made me obsessed with prices and I used to look at coupon books and all of it I actually used to collect coupons and come to with my mom and concur to buy the things that we had coupon for but I learned a ton doing that I learned a ton you know and I was kind of lucky my mom was on the frugal side we used to reuse paper towels and but it was it was a great lesson because she should tell me how expensive these paper towels were and I appreciated that and that you know when we went to the store I would look at well ok this cost this much per pound this cost that much per pound loud we get a better deal if we buy the larger one but we got to make sure that it's not so large that we're going to waste it because then we're wasting money so when you go shopping with your parents think carefully about what they're buying talk very openly about to your parents about money about are they stressed about money what are tips that they have
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