Signs You Resort To Bribery With Your Kids Too Often
Parenting is tough and, in our goal oriented society, bribing kids for good behavior seems perfectly natural. According to the T. Rowe Price 2014 Parents, Kids & Money Survey, 48% of parents admit to bribing their kids. So, almost half of us admit to bribing children, and those who say they never do…well. Honestly, who never offers a special treat or new toy at the store in exchange for good behavior? Yes, that’s what we thought…
The important thing to note is that not all rewards for kids are bad, but too many can definitely backfire. Here are 6 signs you might be bribing kids a little too often.
They’re a little too eager to lend a hand
Okay, so your kids offering to help is fantastic but when they start offering to do useless tasks and asking what they’ll get in return, things have gone too far.