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Should you pay your kids to get good grades?

Should you pay your kids to get good grades?

We all want our children to succeed, right? Should you pay them for doing so? If your child comes home with C’s and D’s, of course you’re not going to be very pleased. So, No reward, correct?

Say your child comes home with straight A’s. Do you reward them with Cash? If so, how much? $20, $50, $100?

Just like adults at work, you’re rewarded with raises for doing your job and going above and beyond consistently. Should the same method be applied at home with your children who are in school developing the skills needed to make it in the “real world”?

A recent survey asked Americans if paying your children to get good grades was acceptable. 50% said “yes”. What do the other 50% do?……

 

Were you rewarded for good grades? Were you punished?