"Family Bucks" for After Christmas Sales

One of my kids favorite presents is "Family Bucks" to spend at the after-Christmas sales. (I make up phoney money on the computer and personalize them with our name). This keeps me from having to give them real money, and I can pay for their selections with mine instead of doing a separate transaction.


An added benefit is that it puts a limit on how much they ask us to buy for them. Each item is carefully considered when it is coming from their own pocket!

By Yvonne from North Carolina

January 5, 20060 found this helpful

What a great idea, could you tell me how you do the money on your computer, would love to do this for my grandkids.

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January 9, 20060 found this helpful

I downloaded a picture of real money and then put an 'M' over George Washington's picture.


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