8 Tips For Taking Out Student Loans

Forbes – Staff Writer “Considering that the average student loan borrower graduates with more than $26,000 in debt, you need a strategy to keep your loan debt from ballooning out of control. After all, student loan debt could affect your or your child’s...

Back to School Savings

The Huffington Post – Money Tips “Whether you are sending your kids off to kindergarten or to college, back-to-school time means a serious dent in your wallet. With some planning, however, you can limit the size of that dent. Here are some helpful...

3 Important Financial Considerations for College Students

Ed.gov – Megan McCusker “Despite the heavy financial burden, most of us understand the necessity of a college degree. Report after report make evident that education is one of the most significant factors in upward economic mobility. Still, college...

Back to School: Financial Literacy for Kids

The Huffington Post – Lule Demmissie “Back to school shopping is about to begin. For kids it means new stuff, but for parents, it means spending a lot of cash. As kids are preparing to head back to school, there’s one lesson that parents might want...

How to Go Back-to-School Shopping Without Breaking the Bank

The Huffington Post – Dustin Jacobs “Back to school typically means back to spending for most families. Who remembers being a kid and being so excited to go shopping for brand new clothes, shoes, and supplies? Well now that I’m looking back on it I...

Why we find it hard to be straight with our kids about money

South China Morning Post – Gweneth Rehnborg “Financial literacy is as important to teach our children as any other kind of literacy, and yet many of us shy away from candid conversations about money with our children. In so doing, we miss an opportunity to...