Teaching our kids to feel comfortable with money is one of our many responsibilities as parents. Sure, it can be hard when we're still struggling to fully master our own finances. But imparting financial health early can help set our kids on a path to success that has ramifications far beyond their bank accounts. Feeling good about money can also give them a larger sense of confidence that translates into happiness and well-being down the road.
With that in mind, here are seven important money skills that I recommend parents teach kids, starting at around age 3 or 4 through the preteen years: