by Jackie Beck
Some parents may not consider allowing their young teen to get a checking account at all, but there are valid reasons why it can be good for them to have one.
A checking account can teach them how to use ATM cards, debit cards, and even checks responsibly while they are still under your direct supervision (as opposed to when they go off to college and aren’t…)
Consider the following factors when deciding when your teen should get a checking account. Read the rest of this entry »Posted in Kids & Money on 10.20.14 with 2 comments.