Do your kids know that money doesn’t grow on trees? Here are some helpful tips for each age group. You don’t have to wait until your kids are teenagers. You can start talking to them about the basics of money as early as preschool. Here are some tips on how to talk to your kids about money at any age: From ages three to five you can teach kids that money can be exchanged for things. Explain to them the difference between pennies, nickels, dimes and quarters. From ages five to nine