"Wherefore, do not spend money for that which is of no worth, nor your labor for that which cannot satisfy. Hearken diligently unto me, and remember the words which I have spoken; and come unto the Holy One of Israel, and feast upon that which perisheth not, neither can be corrupted, and let your soul delight in fatness." (2 Nephi 9:51)
This family home evening idea from LDS Living focuses on provident living through budgeting and family finance. It includes a song, scripture, lesson, story, activity idea and treat.
Elder Robert D. Hales said, “All of us have an 'imperative duty' to assist our youth in preparing for lifelong service by helping them become self-reliant. In addition to the spiritual self-reliance... there is temporal self-reliance, which includes getting a postsecondary education or vocational training, learning to work, and living within our means.”