Joyfully Prepared

Mari Collins Harris - Teaching Children Financial Responsibility

Episode Summary

Parents often face the challenge of helping their children understand the value of money, especially when it comes to fulfilling their desires, such as wanting toys. It's common for kids to pester their parents to get the things they want persistently! Join Wendi as she speaks with Mari Collins Harris about how to teach children financial responsibility. Mari will unveil an exciting solution during the discussion - an app designed to empower kids with financial knowledge. It's a game-changer for all parents looking for effective ways to instill financial wisdom in their children! Stay tuned!

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About Mari:

Mari Collins Harris is a passionate entrepreneur and devoted mother of 3 young children. She is the founder of Ketshop, a parent-approved shopping app. Ketshop empowers kids to manage their own money in real-world transactions.

Relying on Mari's background in infographic design and educational animation, she and her husband created an engaging app to teach financial literacy.

Mari's commitment to empowering children extends beyond Ketshop. She is an active member of her community and is on the board of several non-profits focused on

education and youth development.

Through her work with Ketshop and her advocacy for early childhood education, Mari Collins Harris is making a lasting impact on the lives of children. Her innovative approach to financial literacy is creating a generation of savvy, empowered young people ready to take on the challenges of the future.


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