Parents wear many hats: guardian, teacher, and fan, to name a few. But the mythical tooth fairy is one that requires clever cunning, elaborate storytelling and investment in your child’s financial future. Whatever tale you’ve told your child on the visual representation (we like a small, winged creature that leaves a trail of glittery fairy dust) and operation (only appears when they’re asleep) of the tooth fairy the most critical detail remains. How much does the tooth fairy pay in the 2020s? Finding that sweet spot of how much to put down is a struggle for many families. Fortunately, we have some details to help you find your lucky number.