Moneypants

Wiser than Yoda. Faster than Usain Bolt. Sharper than Warren Buffet. Moneypants helps motivate your family to achieve their wildest dreams (and to do chores). It’s so much smarter than an allowance.

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What do rednecks and entitlement have in common? Well, people with these conditions both let off tell-tale signs. Today were going to talk about what signs and symptoms to looks for so you can recogni...
December 3, 2021
Have you ever worried that your kids are wasting their time developing a talent that you seriously doubt will go anywhere? What should you do about it? On the flip side, have you ever worried that you...
November 17, 2021
A mom recently posted on a social media forum that she had decided to restrict the amount of time her son was spending playing video games, and her son got really upset at her. Video games were really...
November 10, 2021
Just like Rome wasn’t built in a day, neither was Moneypants. In fact, it’s taken us about 20 years to get to where we are now. And today, we are going to get personal and relate the story of how Mone...
November 3, 2021
You’ve probably witnessed a child or maybe a teen say or do something rude and inappropriate and then seen a fellow adult laugh and shrug it off while saying, “Oh it’s okay. they are just kids! Let th...
October 20, 2021
Moneypants is a cash-based system, and it’s that way for a very good reason. However, handing kids cash introduces certain problems that can turn into a headache. For example, what do you do if the ca...
October 12, 2021
Paying kids for chores sound like a brilliant idea up until the moment one of your kids casually waves their hand at you and says, “Nah.  You know what Mom, I’m actually enjoying my book here, I’m not...
October 6, 2021
Today we’re going to talk about the art of crafting effective consequences. We recently learned of a judge who creates unique and custom punishments that are much more effective at promoting reform th...
April 27, 2021
“Consequences” and “control”. Are those bad words? Some people think so! Today we’ll discuss why consequences and control are not only good but absolutely necessary. We’ll discuss the two types of con...
April 14, 2021
If you had to explain to someone else what manipulation is, what would you say? What exactly is manipulation? For example, when you offer your child or teen a reward for doing what you want, are you b...
April 8, 2021

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