"I feel it is important for our children to understand the concept that money does not (and technically never will) grow on trees and you have to work in order to succeed in life.
In the county schools, I believe the teachers are also seeing that the financial aspect of "life after high school" is no longer being taught at home, or in the North Carolina school curriculum. The students have a "live and learn" outlook and we often seem to be the barriers of bad news ["barriers of bad news"?!?] when they need a car or home loan..."
|The Bad News Barriers ...|
Bad news is often hard to bear...