Search


Subscribe to AFM


Subscribe to AllFinancialMatters
by Email

All Financial Matters

Promote Your Page Too

The American's Creed

Site Sponsors

AFM in the Media


Money Magazine May 2008

Real Simple March 2008

Blogroll (Daily Reads)

« | Main | »

“If I Had $100” by my 7-Year Old Daughter

By JLP | April 23, 2012

My daughter had to write a little story on the topic of “If I Had $100.” This is what she wrote:

A pool so I could swim. A pair of new shoes so I could have a matching outfit. A table cloth so our table can look pretty. New higheel because they are pretty. A new 3 story house for my parents so we can have 3 TVs. A dresser with hangers so we don’t have to buy some.

She’s not ready to leave the house yet. Crazy (and cute) kid. I love the way kids look at things.

Topics: Kids and Money | 6 Comments »


6 Responses to ““If I Had $100” by my 7-Year Old Daughter”

  1. Josh @ Live Well Simply Says:
    April 23rd, 2012 at 11:37 am

    Sounds like she needs a little more personal finance training. :)

  2. Jeremy @ Modest Money Says:
    April 23rd, 2012 at 12:06 pm

    Ahh the blissful ignorance of childhood. If only we really could have all that great stuff for only $100.

  3. JLP Says:
    April 23rd, 2012 at 12:22 pm

    Remember when you’re 7-years old, $100 is a lot of money.

  4. Eric S Says:
    April 23rd, 2012 at 12:25 pm

    I was expecting “After diversifying into multiple different financial vehicles, I will be opening up an IRA for a comfortable retirement.” :)

  5. Grace Says:
    April 23rd, 2012 at 5:41 pm

    A little much for a tablecloth but not bad for a three story home. Nice that she was thinking of others.

  6. Crystal @ Prairie Ecothrifter Says:
    April 25th, 2012 at 11:15 pm

    I wish her world existed. I want in on that $100 3 story house. 😉 Thank her for the post. :-)