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Teaching Children Financial Management: An Interview with Chuck Bentley

Vol. 107, Prg. 16–20
September 26–30, 2011

Life skills are an important part of any child’s education, and financial management is an exciting—and necessary—part of that skill set. Chuck Bentley, homeschool dad and CEO of Crown Financial Ministries joins host Mike Smith on Home School Heartbeat to address practical questions and provide the perspective and motivation needed to give your children a solid foundation.

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Chuck BentleyChuck Bentley
Chuck Bentley is the CEO of Crown Financial Ministries. For over a decade, Chuck has traveled the world teaching biblical financial principles to the affluent, middle class, poor and ultra poor. As host of the daily national radio broadcast, My MoneyLife™, Chuck connects with all generations and inspires his audience with a strong scriptural emphasis.

Following in the footsteps of Crown’s cofounders, Howard Dayton and the late Larry Burkett, Chuck has assumed the mantle of a strategic organization, founded in 1976, that now reaches around the world with staff on every continent, a media presence throughout North and South America, and books and materials serving the spiritual and financial needs of all people, regardless of their economic condition. Chuck is the executive producer of the God Provides™ Film Learning Experience, Crown’s first series of short films. He is also the co-creator of the Crown Money Map™ and a contributor to Saddleback Church’s small group series, Managing Our Finances God™s Way. In July 2011, Chuck’s first book Root of Riches was released.

Chuck was born July 2, 1957 in Wichita Falls, Texas. He enjoys reading, the outdoors and his family. He and his wife, Ann, have been married since 1978. Both are graduates of Baylor University, where Chuck earned a B.A. in Business Administration. Chuck and Ann live near Atlanta, Georgia and have four sons, whom they homeschooled, a daughter-in-law, and a grandson.

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