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03/07/2013 at 14:27
I don't think L would get it, he likes getting money, but I could give him 1p or £1 and it is all the same
03/07/2013 at 14:37
At the age my two are they don't get pocket money. H and I both pay money into their accounts monthly, so when they're older they'll have something to put towards Uni/car/house whatever they want to really.
Occasionally my grandparents give them the odd £1 for sweets or a lolly. This usually goes in their money boxes.
E sometimes has the ITNG magazine if she's been particularly good.
When they're older and I can bribe them to do jobs for money then i'll think about giving pocket money
03/07/2013 at 14:40
No, but once she's in secondary from Sept E will get something in return for doing chores around the house.
03/07/2013 at 14:44
No, C doesn't get anything - like L, he wouldn't know the difference between 1p or £1 and would be happy to get either! He does like it if we give him something and wants to put it in his moneybox, not sure when we might start giving him a regular amount though.
03/07/2013 at 15:00
I'm debating it. He would know the difference but I don't think he has the patience to save up!
03/07/2013 at 15:03
Louie doesn't no. But the girls do. They get £40 each per month plsu their mobile bill in return for housework being done. G also has a little job now so earns herself some extra spondoolees.
03/07/2013 at 15:10
My daughter does, she's 6 and gets a pound a week. She's only got it since her birthday, we did suggest it last year but she said 'no thank you'!
She's only now really understanding that the money has a value and that the big nice 2p isn't worth as much as the tiny 20p.
03/07/2013 at 15:34
No. But when I train him to do all the housework I might start the pocket money. He will have to do stuff for it though I'm not just giving it
03/07/2013 at 16:34
Nope E is 6 and although we pay a tenner into their accounts monthly, they dont know it!
03/07/2013 at 17:14
Yes but not weekly. If we go somewhere (theme park, farm, zoo, shopping, etc) we give her some money to buy herself something IF she has been good. She gets pocket money off my parents every time they see her too and has a little money box that she loves filling up with it.
03/07/2013 at 18:15
Was discussing this the other day. When B does a job currently he gets a marble in a jar and when the jar is full he gets a lego set.
At school they ahev been doing abotu money and I wondered whether to do pocket money and haven't decided what to do yet!
03/07/2013 at 19:21
My 2 do but if at Js age I wouldn't if I only had him but he sees e getting it and thinks he's missing out. E gets £3 a week, j gets £2.
03/07/2013 at 19:28
No but I'm hoping she'll earn it when shes a teenager.
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