The saying goes, “Give a man a fish and feed him for a day.” Teach him to fish and you will feed him all his life.” Fostering financial literacy is like teaching people to fish and empowering them to make wise financial decisions that can support them through times ofRead More →

The Wisconsin Department of Employee Trust Funds recently received a 2021 Governor’s Award for Financial Literacy for its financial wellness pilot program, Wisconsin Strong: Your Financial Security™. The program was selected by the Governor’s Council on Financial Literacy and Capability for meeting the following criteria: Innovative implementation of an effectiveRead More →

NORTHBOROUGH, MA/ACCESSWIRE/February 18, 2022/ A great financial advisor provides objective advice and support through life’s many challenges and changes. They can be the difference between making progress toward goals or remaining stagnant. For 15 years, Ryan Kittredge, a Certified Financial Planner, has served successful clients in and around Central andRead More →

Town of Racine – Today, Governor Tony Evers announced the winners of the 2021 Governor’s Awards for Financial Literacy, which included the Racine City Financial Empowerment Center (FEC). The 2021 Governor’s Financial Literacy Awards honored winners in one of three categories – individual, organization or legacy – for providing exceptionalRead More →

NEW YORK, 07 Feb. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Achieving financial security isn’t just about hoarding lots of money. Financial security is more about having confidence in moving towards financial goals, even if something does not go as planned. Here are 6 ways to work towards maximum financial security. Make financialRead More →

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Mahoning Valley start-ups invites participants to its range of financial literacy and entrepreneurship programs this year. Programs include JA High School Financial Literacy, JA Titan Virtual Challenge, and JA Start My Business. JA Financial Literacy is a semester, educator-led, evidence-based course that teaches high school students fundamentalRead More →

Norcross, GA – Stephanie Murdock of Purpose Driven Finances (770-568-3629) has announced open slots for her financial literacy seminars. Its goal is to help more people achieve financial freedom through simple and practical strategies. Norcross, United States – January 11, 2022 – Offering a lifeline for those in dire straits,Read More →

Next, the review should be to understand how much income comes into the household each month, as well as what you need to live on. What are your bills and the cost of living? This means that you will need to keep track of your spending so you know whereRead More →

Financial planning can help you better understand where you are financially, how to prepare for the challenges ahead, and how to plan where you want to go. If you haven’t prepared a financial plan for yourself or your family, a financial advisor can help. Here are the typical steps inRead More →

Only a third of Canadians have a good understanding of what a financial plan is Over 80% (wrongly) think it’s all about investment management Canadians with a plan are three times more confident of reaching their financial goals TORONTO, November 12, 2021 / CNW / – To mark Financial LiteracyRead More →

Representative image With the rising cost of living and education, it has become very important for parents to start saving early to secure the financial future of their children. Just saving money in a bank account may not serve the purpose. Instead, parents should choose appropriate investment options to secureRead More →

HARRISBURG – If you want to know how to protect your finances against fraud and cyber attacks, the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities (DoBS) wants to help. (DoBS) Education and Outreach staff will be hosting numerous virtual and in-person presentations for senior groups, service providers and the public throughoutRead More →

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WJET/WFXP/YourErie.com) – If you want to know how to protect your finances from fraud and cyberattacks, the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities (DoBS) wants to help. Education and Outreach staff at (DoBS) will be hosting numerous virtual and in-person presentations for seniors groups, service providers and theRead More →

Developed in conjunction with the First Nations Child & Family Caring Society, the RBC Financial Literacy for Indigenous Peoples Course aims to affirm RBC’s commitment to reconciliation by providing resources to Indigenous peoples to support their financial well-being. TORONTO, 28 October 2021 / CNW / – Royal Bank of CanadaRead More →

You can’t have a financial plan without financial planning, but you don’t need a … [+] written plan for ongoing financial advice. getty Do you need a financial plan? Maybe not. A comprehensive written financial plan is a solid analysis at any given time. It differs from general finances Planning,Read More →

Owning a successful business is a constant exercise in planning. Many successful business owners have already embarked on personal financial planning, including investing and providing financial security for themselves and their families. However, fewer business owners have created a business continuity plan. A business continuity plan includes strategies and actionsRead More →

A financial plan is a complete picture of your current finances, your financial goals, and any strategies you’ve set to achieve those goals. Good financial planning should include details about your cash flow, savings, debt, investments, insurance, and everything else in your financial life. What is financial planning? Financial planningRead More →

Ladder is a platform for publishing various picture books and online programs with the mission of empowering over one million children to become social entrepreneurs. Our current series features interviews from our interplanetary journalist Spiffy with inspiring social entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship ecosystem builders, who advance the UN SDGs. Happy toRead More →

The road to the future getty Time planning, where you set goals and plans covering a specified future period of time, is a useful way to track your financial progress. Lewis Walker, a financial planning and investment strategist at Capital Insight Group at Peachtree Corners, Ga., uses eight years, whenRead More →

Financial Well-Being (FWB) is the extent to which an individual believes their financial situation provides them with security, future stability and freedom of choice. Recent research has helped to better define and understand FWB, and researchers find that income, education, and cash savings all contribute positively to FWB levels. UnderstandingRead More →

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. Entrepreneurship inherently involves financial risk. This does not mean, however, that entrepreneurs cannot become financially secure. Remember that your personal finances and those of your business are not the same. Responsible entrepreneurs don’t just focus on making their business successful. They alsoRead More →

Rawpixel.com / Shutterstock.com This story originally appeared on SmartAsset.com. Family financial planning can help you create a comprehensive strategy for managing your money as you go through different stages of life. It starts with the basics – budgeting, paying off debt, and saving – but a family financial plan canRead More →

A new post-election COUNTRY Financial Security Index reveals that Americans’ overall sense of financial security has remained consistent over the past year. Fifty-five percent of Americans rated their financial security positively, compared to 53 percent who said the same last year, before the pandemic. However, that doesn’t mean Americans haveRead More →

A financial plan is essential to achieving your financial goals. Let’s take all the jargon down by simply dropping off the entire financial planning process. By the end, you will know how and why to get started on your financial planning journey. 10 steps to a financial plan There areRead More →

Virojt Changyencham | time | Getty Images As of mid-September, 26.5 million Americans were receiving some form of unemployment assistance. Many families and individuals have been forced to deal with unforeseen health costs and uncertain education and childcare situations in their communities. Many Americans face a serious threat of financialRead More →

If you’ve told friends about their “investment men” or stayed on top of market news, you’ve probably realized that not all finance professionals are created equal. The services we provide – and the way we go about helping you achieve your goals – can vary widely. From my experience, itRead More →