7 Ways to Encourage Your Kids to Be Independent ...


As a parent one of your foremost responsibilities is to teach your kids to be independent. It is a double edged sword as on the one hand, you don’t really want to let them go while on the other you know you have to encourage them to do just that. From the time you first sent them to school you felt this paradox and now that they are older, you know you have an even greater responsibility. Here’s how you can encourage your kids to be more independent.

1. Give Them an Allowance

In case you haven’t already done so, give them an allowance. Your kids need to have their own money to blow up or save. Usually, they learn a lot about making decisions when it’s their own dough that’s on the line. They may also pick up useful lessons about saving and budgeting.

Assign Responsibility
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