Money Digest
23 Dec 2022

Comparison trap: How to avoid comparing your child with others

Celeste L.

It’s hard not to compare our children, especially when we’re constantly bombarded with images of “perfect” kids out there. But is the comparison fair to our children—or ourselves? We can’t expect them to be exactly like their friends, or even their siblings. So why do we compare them? There are a lot of reasons why the comparison is harmful to both parents and children. Below, we will explore some of the ways comparison can damage our relationships with our kids.