Neale Godfrey is an acknowledged expert on family and children’s finances with over 30 years in the financial field. She began her career with The Chase Manhattan Bank, joining as one of the first female executives, and later became President of The First Women’s Bank. In 1989, She formed her own company, Children’s Financial Network, Inc.– it’s mission is to educate families about money. Godfrey is the author of 27 books on finances, life skills, and value issues. Her book, “Money Doesn’t Grow on Trees: A Parent’s Guide to Raising Financially Responsible Children.” was honored with the tile of #1 New York Times Best Seller.
She currently has three iOS video gaming apps called, “GreenStreets: Unleash The Loot!” and “GreenStreets: Shmootz Happens!” which both hit #1 in the Educational Gaming Category. Furthermore, In 2014, Neale was awarded the Muriel Siebert Lifetime Achievement Award for her pioneering work on financial literacy in New Jersey. Today, she speaks all over the globe — teaching work-life balance skills and money managing tips. Additionally, she offers tools for parents to raise financially responsible children. Check out her response to the question, “Should You Pay Your Kids for Good Grades?” in the video below!