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Teens Becoming Rich

Dear Friends,

A recent survey of young teenagers found that 56 % of them believed that they would become rich during their lifetimes. That’s not too surprising, but this is—the three ways they thought they’d become rich.

According to this survey, here are the top three ways teens thought they’d get rich:

First, by becoming a highly paid professional athlete. Second, by winning the lottery.

Third, by cashing in on a large lawsuit!

I couldn’t believe it! A majority of teens believe they will get rich by playing sports or playing the lottery or making someone pay in a lawsuit! They didn’t even consider the possibility of becoming financially well off through hard work and wise spending.

This demonstrates how important it is for parents and grandparents to train children to handle money God’s way. Proverbs 22:6 says, “Train up a child in the way he should go, even when he is old he will not depart from it.”

Well, how do we train children to wisely handle money? We need to become Continue reading Teens Becoming Rich