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The opposite of spoiled : raising kids who are grounded, generous, and smart about money

by Lieber, Ron (Author)

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"Lieber covers all the basics: the best ways to handle the tooth fairy, allowance, chores, charity, savings, birthdays, holidays, cell phones, splurging, clothing, cars, part-time jobs, and college tuition. But he also identifies a set of traits and virtues--like modesty, patience, generosity, and p... Full description

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Summary: "Lieber covers all the basics: the best ways to handle the tooth fairy, allowance, chores, charity, savings, birthdays, holidays, cell phones, splurging, clothing, cars, part-time jobs, and college tuition. But he also identifies a set of traits and virtues--like modesty, patience, generosity, and perspective--that parents hope their young adults will carry with them out into the world"--Provided by publisher.
Physical Description: xii, 240 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-229) and index.
ISBN: 9780062247018 (hbk.)
0062247018 (hbk.)
Author Notes: Ron Lieber joined The New York Times in 2008 and currently writes the Your Money column. He is the author or co-author of several books including Taking Time Off: Inspiring Stories of Students Who Enjoyed Successful Breaks from College and How You Can Plan Your Own and The Opposite of Spoiled: Raising Kids Who Are Grounded, Generous, and Smart about Money.

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