Money & Credit Cards ? Educational Game for Children

Posted by Nick Niesen on October 29th, 2010

Everyone knows that children are our future. Our role as parents is that we need to put much effort in order to be satisfied with future results. We have been starting to teach our children from their childhood. As they grow up, they need to know more and more and be well grounded in financial world. The statistical data shows that over 5% of youth in the age of 14 use cards on every day purchases and this use has trebled in last years. Credit card institutions also pay much attention to students at the age of 18 and offer them" target="_blank">student credit cards specially issued to make their life easier and allow them to start credit history.
As a consequence, children and students as well need to be taught to use credit cards and money reasonably. But usually parents do not have enough time to spend it with children and educate them. As a parent, you can pay for special lectures or workshops concerning money habits and credit card use or buy specific literature for your child. But modern children are fond of PC and internet and spend much time playing different games down the drain. Today there is one attractive online game that offers fascinating play and will teach them without any help.
What is the aim of the game? It helps to educate college and high school students about credit cards and money basics and their use. Your child may build responsible spending demeanour. This game also rouses the interest in money management and helps children put the study into proper behavior. Moreover, the game takes not much time and if you have a PC at home, you can also save your time without going anywhere to play it. Simply apply online and try credit card use simulator or study money basics.
In what manner? Playing credit card simulator you can choose among" target="_blank">credit card offers with different credit lines and options. You can purchase many products using your card in pretence. The lesson is that you can not exceed credit limit both in the game and real life. If you exceed the limit in the game, you will be notified about that and nothing else. If it happens in daily life, you will be required to pay overpay fees without any notifications. Money basics look like a test. It offers you to answer questions relating to annual fees, interest rates, savings, etc. If you answer falsely, you will receive an explanation and get the right answer. In conclusion you get your credit score.
No doubt, every parent takes care to give the adorable child only the best and may believe that there are more interesting educational methods. This is for you to decide and to choose. Do not lose the chance to interact with your son or daughter if you have free time. Parents and their daily activities are the best examples to show and explain. Luck of knowledge and misunderstandings can be the right pass to late payments, debts or other sad consequences.

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