( CNN) There is one question that most mothers seem to dread more than any other when it comes to talking to their children about money. Can you guess what that might be?
If you said “How much money do you attain? ” you are exactly right, according to Jayne Pearl , author of several books about what she calls financial parenting.
Pearl said she was caught off your guard when her own son , now grown, asked her that topic at the age of 8. “I was initially like, Ahhh. I write a lot about personal finance and I wasn’t prepared for this question, ” she said during an interview.