Links and Parent Resources
Michael Grose - Australia's No1 Parent Educator
Michael is one of Australia's leading parenting experts and has some solid advice for parents about teaching kids to handle money. Teaching the habits of dividing pocket money 3 ways: Spend, Save and Share is one aspect of the guidance that Michael offers on teaching financial literacy. This of course is congruent with our philosophy here at Moonjar Australia.
Raising Children Network - the Australian Parenting Website
As one of the most well-known and respected parenting advice websites in Australia, the Raising Children Network site offers a well-researched set of guidelines for teaching kids to handle money as well as advice for parents about how to go about pocket money (allowances).
Did you know that there's a curriculum written especially for Australian school students to teach them the fundamentals of using money? Making Cents is a resource for teachers and parents and contains practical information and teaching materials to help kids understand and manage their money.
Rich Kid Smart Kid
Robert Kiyosaki is perhaps one of the world's best known authors and trainers in financial literacy. Author of the best seller "Rich Dad, Poor Dad", and "Rich Kid, Smart Kid", among other books, Robert is passionate about teaching kids what the wealthy know about money.
Lesley Scorgie: You Get What You Save For!
Lesley owns and operates Rich By Inc., a financial consulting company dedicated to providing education, resources and tools for a variety of demographics. Lesley is passionate about encouraging financial literacy, a topic she has enthusiastically promoted through speaking and writing since 2001. Her inspirational website is rich with ideas and resources for financially minded young people and parents.