WHEN do you start giving your kids pocket money? No. 5? Six? Maybe even seven?
Whatever age you settle in, chances are you’re only giving them a few quids at a time – ie not enough to buy anything but a few chocolate bars.
So with this in mind, you can imagine TikToker Clarissa GarzaUnexpectedly, she happened to find a huge pile of cash in the 5-year-old girl’s LOL Surprise toy drawer.
In one viral video The mother explained: “My daughter was with her father and I was cleaning up when I saw money in her toy.
“She’s five years old so I don’t know where she’s going to get the money from.”
After trying to open it initially, the American mother counted out all the cash – mostly $1 bills.
But right at the bottom of the pile of bills, the cheeky 5-year-old stashed a $100 bill – a total of $247 [£185].
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Although she found it hilarious at first, Clarissa shot a follow-up video where she asked her daughter how she got all her money.
And let’s just say, she doesn’t find it funny anymore.
When asked where she found the cash, Clarissa’s daughter replied: “In my mother’s wallet.”
The mother said: “In my wallet?!”
However, the lovely girl insists she only took the money to “keep it safe”.
Signing in the clip, the mother and daughter agree that they will later get her a piggy bank to store money.
Jumping to the little girl’s defense, one viewer joked: “She’s keeping a savings account for you – be grateful.”
Another added: “Just the way she reacts and tells the truth and is fearless means you’re doing a GREAT job, Mama!”
Meanwhile, a third wrote; “Technically, she kept it in a safe place.”
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https://www.the-sun.com/lifestyle/4246706/mum-gobsmacked-daughters-toy-money-fuming/ Mum overjoyed after finding £185 stuffed in daughter’s toys