Friday, September 26, 2014

Financial Literacy a must for teens and young adults

I have written three articles in the last few weeks addressing financial literacy for teens and young adults. This is an important subject as the cost of college continues to go up and by some accounts graduates average almost $30,000 of debt at matriculation. To keep from spiraling into a financial pit, kids need some common sense guidelines and tools. Two of these articles address the this and the last shows that financial institutions are aware of the problem and are offering courses so that their students can better navigate financial waters come graduation.

How to Keep Your Kid From Becoming a Broke College Student




How have you educated your kids about money? Do you give them an allowance? 

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Michmoms: "Astronaut's Guide" A Must Read for Teens and Parents


What does being an astronaut have to do with being a parent? Check out the newest Michmoms post then tell us your out of this world parenting stories!