Are college savings accounts for the wealthy? A recent article made me think of an older debate on this topic. Join me as I explore some facts, share my story about my thoughts on college savings at different income levels, and join in the discussion with your perspective.
The other day, I took my kids to the bank. They had some CD’s that were maturing, and I was hoping to use the experience to teach them a few financial lessons. Here’s that story – and what I hope they took away from the experience.
As 2018 comes to a close, and 2019 comes near, thoughts turn to new year resolutions and goal making. This year, I’d like you to consider this in constructing your goals, to help you have a successful 2019.
You may have seen Mr Market lurking around lately, shouting irrational price offers at you. First he’s willing to pay you $1,000 for your share of a business. The next day, only $700. Then $800. Nothing about the underlying business or its prospects have changed. Today I’d like to introduce you to Benjamin Grahams Mr Market, who is just as relevant today as he was in 1949.
With the recent debacle around Robinhood’s “3% Checking & Savings”, many people were asking what the heck is the difference between FDIC and SIPC insurance. Today I’m breaking it down with eight things you *need* to know.
Today I’ve got an amazing post for you, all about end of year college planning. PLUS I’m hosting an amazing giveaway for the CHET Gift of College! Stop on by and check out how you might be able to save before the year runs out.