Raise Money-Smart Kids

Financial attitudes and lessons are formed at a young age – some say even as early as 7 years old! That’s why it’s crucial for parents to start teaching their kids about money early.

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Raise Money-Smart Kids

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Benefits of a 529 Plan: 8 Reasons to Start Saving for College Today

Hi everyone! We’ve got a great guest post today from Mary Morris, the CEO of Virginia529! Mary is a leading voice and advocate for the benefits of a 529 plan and that’s exactly what she’s…

March 18, 2022
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Sandwich Generation Stress: Unique Challenges and How to Manage Them

Middle-aged adults caring for their minor children and aging parents face more sandwich generation stress than ever before. As a result, family caregiving responsibilities consume more time than ever before. If you’re drowning in professional…

March 15, 2022
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How to Create a Family Budget

“Build a budget” is one of the most common pieces of personal finance advice. But a Gallup survey found that about 2 in 3 households don’t keep a detailed budget. It’s true that some families…

March 1, 2022
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529 College Savings Plan: Why Parents Need One and How to Start Investing Today

As a parent, there’s a good chance that you’ve already heard the jaw-dropping estimate that it costs over $200,000 to raise a child. What might drop your jaw even further is the fact that this…

February 3, 2022
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Tello Review: Why We Switched From Verizon to Tello

As a frugal dude, I’m always looking for ways to save money on my daily expenses. But I’m also conscious of not cutting out the stuff my family really enjoys. Instead of slashing our coffee…

December 15, 2021
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Kids Brokerage Account: Why Parents Should Consider Investing for their Children

You want to help your child build a bright financial future. But how do you get started? While there’s no one correct way to do so, a kids brokerage account can certainly play an important…

November 30, 2021
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