Graduation is a couple of months away. Kids are moving up a grade. Parents are getting closer to that point where the kids can head off to college. So, should parents pay for college? This simple question has become more and more hotly debated. Should parents pay for college? Maybe you feel like you should pay for college because your parents paid for your college education. Maybe you … [Read more...] about Parents – Should You Pay for College?
Kids & Money
The statistics are horribly true. We don't save. According the Federal Reserve in 2015, 50% of Americans couldn't cover a $400 emergency expense out of savings. Even when you look across income levels, the same statistic was hardly varied. People do not save. Period. It is an unfortunate truth in our society. Honestly, I truly believe the reason why is because we are never taught to save as … [Read more...] about Join the Save Age Challenge for Kids
Teaching kids about money is SO important. However, we go through our life focused on the demanding task at hand. It is easy to put off teaching kids with money especially when decisions have to be made on chores vs allowance vs earned money (commissions). The need to teach kids about money is real and better to be handled sooner rather than later. This is a tough subject and very personal to … [Read more...] about Unlock Money Lessons with Allowances, Chores, Commissions
Today, the cost of college is rapidly rising and becoming more and more expensive. I don’t need to tell you that because you probably already knew that. So, how can you pay for college and not go into debt? As well as not sacrifice everything to make college happen for your children? Last week, I had the chance to interview Jocelyn Paonita, the founder of The Scholarship System. She paid zero … [Read more...] about What is the Scholarship System? Plus Q&A with the Founder