Here are some insights for teaching kids about money. Consider how hard it is to get adult Americans to plan for retirement, then consider how far off any financial milestone seems to kids. It’s no wonder most financial literacy programs don’t work. Many freshman in high school find it hard to fathom college let alone buying a house and retirement.
Technology really seems to be the key these days. Games such as SIMS, if they don’t, should include a personal finance component.