Tag Archives: financial freedom

How do I convince my millennial child that saving is important?

The only way to convince someone to do anything is to set a good example.  Monkey see, monkey do.  Start sharing your financial plan with your kids.  Quotes like, “I sure wish I would have started when I was your age,“ set the stage. Ask your millennial questions like: “Have you started investing?” “What can […]

Teaching kids about money and why we don’t do it

Money is slowly experiencing a generational paradigm shift. The shift has been caused by extended life expectancies. Life spans are increasing by 30% a decade.  In the early 1900s many people would WORK and DIE. In that era, there was no reason to save.  The majority of the greatest generation and the baby boomers are […]