At some point in a child's development, all parents wonder: how can I best teach my child the value of money?
'Make Cents' Blog
In times of crisis, you don't want to be shaking pennies out of a piggy bank. Having a financial safety net in place can ensure that you're protected when a financial emergency arises. One way to accomplish this is by setting up a cash reserve, a pool of readily available funds that can help you meet emergency or highly urgent short-term needs.
Section 529 plans are popular education savings vehicles. To choose the type of 529 plan that's right for you, it's important to understand how 529 savings plans and 529 prepaid tuition plans work and the differences between them.
Who can offer each type of plan?
There is a lot of financial responsibility after obtaining a large sum of money. Your main goal should be able to take the money you receive from your contract and make it work for you and your family. Here 5 things you should do right after you sign a contract.
1. Set up a personal balance sheet and give yourself a spending limit.
In these trying times, even those with veins of steel can find themselves nervous about the market's direction and what it could mean for one's financial future.
Gold has done quite well so far in 2020, up more than 12% year to date versus the S&P 500 Index which is down about 10%. We started to warm to the yellow metal late last year and continue to think it can serve as a potential hedge in a well-diversified portfolio for suitable investors.
Most of us go to see professionals when we’re in trouble or during times of crisis. Think about it. We go to the doctor when we’re sick. We go see a lawyer when we have a pending legal matter. We go see a counselor when we’re feeling depressed.
Negotiating a contract as a professional athlete can be extremely difficult. It is a unique opportunity and that needs a tremendous amount of preparation. Here are a few issues to consider when preparing to negotiate a contract.