Inside: 43 Fun & Creative Ways to Give Money to a Teenager.
Do you want to know how to give money as a gift in a unique and interesting way?
We often wonder how to gift cash without coming across as inconsiderate, whether it’s for a teen’s birthday, holidays, or just because!
There is a plethora of creative approaches to giving money without coming off as unmotivated. In addition, I assure you that the process won’t consume too much of your time. The time and effort spent trying to come up with a suitable present will be saved by doing so.
Here are some of the best and most original ways to give a teenager money for any event!
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Creative Ways to Give Money to a Teenager
1. Piggy Bank or Money Jar: Now before you think piggy banks are too juvenile for teens, check out this cute jar that takes up the classic piggy bank to your teen’s style. It’s a cute little decorative piece that also works as a safe stash area for all their cash.
2. A Tin Full of Money
3. Money Crown: I love this idea for a graduation party or big event.
4. Sneak Inside a Starbucks Tumbler: You could sneak some cash into any coffee mug or cup and fill it with some candy or other goodies.
5. Pizza Box Filled with ‘Dough’
6. DIY Money Necklace
7. Money Umbrella: This is a cute little surprise. When they open up the umbrella money comes dangling out!
8. Bow Made of Money on top of a Gift
9. Tissue Box Full: Another fun ‘pull out a string of money’ gag.
10. Candy Wrapped with Money: I mean, what is better than candy and money?
Fun Ways to Give Money
11. Money Wreath: This one shown is for a Graduation, but it could work for any occasion.
12. Mini Origami Money Graduation Caps
13. Funny Zip Tie Challenge: Now if you really want to give your teen a run for their money then this playful zip tie wrapped gift is a funny way to give teens a good laugh and a hard time.
14. Folded Up in a Box of Chocolates
15. Folded Wrench Origami
16. “Cash Fries”: I love this! This is wrapped bills to look like french fries in a Mcdonald’s carton.
17. Origami Potted Money Flowers
18. DIY Money Necklace
19. Confetti Cash Balloon: Pop the confetti balloon and get some cash!
20. A Tin Full of Money
Creative Ways to Give Money for Birthday
21. Money Created Car: This is a cute way to give some gas money to your new driver on their 16th Birthday.
22. DIY Money Birthday Candle Card: This is such a cute card! The little accent of cash in a fun way
23. Confetti Cash Balloon
24. DIY 3D Birthday Cake with Cash Candles: Build out a cake with scrap materials like cardboard or paper, then decorate in a colorful and fun way. Top with rolled bills to look like birthday candles.
25. Gift Box Filled with Individually Tied Cash Bills
26. Sweet 16 Money Cake
Money Gift Ideas for Teens
27. Accordion Fold of Money in Box
28. Money Crown/Hat
29. Food Pun with Money in Pizza Box
30. Money Necklace: This is a cute and fun idea for a graduation or birthday party.
31. Money Falling Out of Umbrella
32. Bow Made of Money on top of a Gift: Add an extra special touch to a give with a money bow.
33. Tissue Box Full Cash: This makes me laugh because you know teens will be so confused by receiving a box of tissues, but little do they know there is some cash in there.
34. Money Wrapped Candy Bars
35. Buried in a Yarn Ball
36. Hanging from Balloon String
37. Money Filled Envelope
Creative Ways to Give Money to Teenagers for Christmas
38. DIY Mini Money Trees
39. Hidden in a Toilet Paper Roll: It’s better than you think! Don’t get the toilet paper roll throw you off. This cute pulling prank lets the teen pull out all their cash in a fun and creative way.
40. Ho, Ho, Ho. Heres some Holiday Dough!
41. Hidden in a Candy Jar
42. Money Filled Ornament
43. Tree Lot Full of Money: This might be one of my favorite Christmas-themed money gift ideas.
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