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Electric school buses offer kids a cleaner, but more expensive, route to class

Electric school buses offer kids a cleaner, but more expensive, route to class

BEVERLY, Mass. “It’s a gray November morning, and we’re on a long yellow school bus. The bus bounces around the patched streets of this Boston suburb in a way that would be familiar to anyone who has ever taken the bus to class. But the bus is quiet – and not just because there are …

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Do your kids keep losing their mittens?  Startup Stillwater has the answer

Do your kids keep losing their mittens? Startup Stillwater has the answer

Jill Kaufenberg, founder and CEO of Chopper Mill Inc., holds a selection of the mittens her company creates and sells near her office in Stillwater on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022. (John Autey/Pioneer Press) It never failed. Every time Jill Kaufenberg bought a good pair of mittens for one of her three children, one of the …

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How Parents Can Teach Their Kids About Cryptocurrency

How Parents Can Teach Their Kids About Cryptocurrency

There’s so much to cover on the subject of how cryptocurrency and NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, will affect the next generation of investors that I’m going to dedicate two articles to it. The second article, focusing on NFTs, will be published in a few weeks. This first article focuses on kids and cryptocurrency, specifically how …

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'Creating adversity': Startup CEO on raising kids with an entrepreneurial mindset

‘Creating adversity’: Startup CEO on raising kids with an entrepreneurial mindset

Ever since she was young, Cheryl Sew Hoy always knew she wanted to run her own business. “When the teachers asked what your ambition was…and a lot of kids wanted to be doctors or lawyers. My ambition was [to be] a businesswoman,” she told CNBC Make It. That childhood dream is now a reality for …

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The new way to teach personal finance to your kids?  hire them

The new way to teach personal finance to your kids? hire them

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