Family Savings DREAM Board

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Kids are visual and they stay excited longer about a goal when they have a visual reminder. Heck, if we’re honest, adults stay better motivated with a visual reminder as well! Create a Family Savings DREAM Board together! (Some of you have already started a version of this on your Pinterest boards 🙂… Read More

Budgeting Tools

adminFamily Who Saves, Personal Finance, Savings Fun

There are so many budgeting tools out there, it can be intimidating.  Families Who Save Together use a range of budgeting strategies from online* tools to a cash-only envelope system. We are a fan of most budgeting tool as long as your family is using one–studies show it’s almost impossible to have success in Savings until you have a budget … Read More

Savings Thermometer

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A Savings Thermometer

Draw a picture of a giant thermometer. Put a picture or write your family savings goal at the top. One family we know used an outline of Mickey Mouse ears as their thermometer for a trip to Disney!  Consider putting small milestones on the chart if your goal is large.  Tack it up somewhere that the whole … Read More