Category: Media

VIDEO: Fanny Kiefer Show

Many thanks to Fanny Kiefer of the Fanny Kiefer show on Shaw TV for such an interesting interview with Paul about teaching children financial literacy! Fanny Kiefer Show on Shaw TV Part One: Part Two: Here’s a test of apostrophes and “quotes”.

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RICHMOND REVIEW: Kids need financial footing in consumer culture, says expert

On January 31, 2012, the Richmond Review, one of two primary newspapers in Paul’s hometown, printed this article about Paul’s new-and-improved edition of his bestselling book, Allowances, Dollars and Sense: A Proven System for Teaching Your Children About Money. Here is the link to the article by Matthew Hoekstra in the newspaper’s archives with an…

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CKNW: Simi Sara Show with Mike Smyth

Just before the end of the Christmas holidays, Paul got a chance to talk to Mike Smyth, guest host of the Simi Sara show on CKNW, about using the New Year to boost our efforts to teach our children great financial skills.

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CBC RADIO: Early Edition with Rick Cluff

On the first day back to work and school after the Christmas break for many Canadians, Paul Lermitte was invited to be a guest on Rick Cluff’s Early Edition show on CBC Radio. He asked Paul some great questions, such as about whether or not to link allowances to chores, how old should a child…

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CANADIAN LIVING: 10 Tips for Stress-Free Money Management

Ten Tips for Stress-Free Money Management, written by Mary Teresa Bitti for Canadian Living Magazine, is full of great tips about how to work — as a couple — towards financial freedom. Paul W. Lermitte is quoted here, adding some of his advice to help you out. After all, how better to teach our children…

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VANCOUVER SUN: Allowance teaches child about money

On December 27, 2011, this article written by Paul, “Allowance teaches child what money is about!” was printed in full in the Vancouver Sun. In it, he argues why allowances and chores should not be tied together, explaining that allowance is a tool for teaching a child about money the same way a book is…

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PROVINCE: Teaching kids financial skills will shape their success as adults

This article was originally published in The Province on October 29, 2011. Teaching kids financial skills will shape their success as adults.

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CBC Doc Zone: Boomerang Generation

On November 10 and 11, 2011, the CBC Doc Zone aired a documentary on the so-called “Boomerang Generation.” Paul Lermitte and his family were one of the families featured in the piece, chosen because Paul and his wife, Jan, have had a longstanding expectation that their three sons would not live with them past the…

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PROVINCE: Use allowances to teach children financial skills

This article was published in The Province on October 29, 2011 as part of a series entitled “MoneyWise.” Lermitte: Use allowances to teach children financial skills.

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EBONY: Teaching Your Children About Money

Teaching Your Children About Money, Ebony, (October, 2000) is an article that uses material from the first edition of Paul’s book, along with other work, to create a succinct and informative article helpful to parents.

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