Where can I find jobs for kids 10 and 11 who want to earn their own money?
I am a single parent of three, PT work and FT college so I cannot always afford to provide allowances. My kids want to earn money but they are so young and there are no available jobs for them. I checked into paper routes in our area. many are taken. I hate for them to beg people in our neighborhood for jobs to earn money, but what can they do since they are so young?
Asked By: nene - 5/3/2008
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One of the main issues to consider is your kids' safety. Be very careful about what you allow them to do as far as approaching strangers to either sell products or provide services. With that warning, there are things that the kids can do and a number of really good library books that can help you guys come up with... More
Answered By: rayt721 - 5/3/2008
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not much. most large-medium companies won't hire them. try local groucers ,drug stores, ice cream shops...stuff like that could work.
Answered By: Nick B - 5/3/2008
there may not be a lot of choices legally because of their ages. Maybe if they start their own business and post signs around the neighborhood of different things that they have the ability and desire to do babysitting, mowing lawns, walking dogs, bathing dogs, gardening, the family of an elderly neighbor may be... More
Answered By: QuietOne726 - 5/3/2008
Lela, you need to provide them with a small amount of money each week, so that they will have money in their pockets. Their job, right now, is to do well in school so that they can make good money when they start working for real after graduation... More
Answered By: Dan - 5/3/2008
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