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Googly Bands Teach Personal Finance

How Googly Bands Can Teach Kids Financial Literacy

The latest craze at our elementary school is these Googly Bands which are basically rubber/plastic bands shaped like animals that kids wear, en masse, as bracelets.   Word was out FAST which stores had them and which were sold out.  They are $2.50 for a dozen at some gift stores in town and as I walked in with my oldest, who had been bugging me all week to take her, I literally heard the store owner on the phone with Googly Bands asking how fast they could ship more. Read more…