What is the Youngpreneur Program?

I stood on a plastic cube in my aunt’s kitchen (where we lived for 4 years) and with my little hands I added spoonfuls of sugar to 3 cups of water and the juice of 5 lemons. There were lemon peels everywhere and water covered most of the surface around me. As I tasted the lemon water, my sweet buds told…

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Why Teaching Your Children About Business Teaches Them Character

When my oldest was 5 years old, I attended my first homeschool convention. In the list of workshops provided, I checked off a class titled “Children of Character” by Mardy Freeman. Promptly before the scheduled time, I walked in to find a room full of other committed parents who were eager to learn the secrets…

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Why Teaching Your Children About Business is Good for their Financial Future!

As of December 2014, the United States has debt of over $3 trillion! I would like to strongly propose that if the current leaders would have had a small business when young (lemonade stand, pet sitting service, or whatever) they would have learned to manage money effectively and perhaps we wouldn’t be in this mess.…

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Why Teaching Your Children About Business Helps Their Confidence

Our children were only 10, 8, 7 and 2 when we bought our family business, Lifetime Books and Gifts. In this new endeavor, our family had to embark on a journey across the United States. In essence, we had to live in an RV for 5 months, while week by week we visited a new…

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