Learning how to save is a valuable lesson that children as young as preschool can begin to learn. In this clip from Sesame Street, Elmo shows kids how to divide their money into savings, spending money, and sharing money. But how do you motivate children to understand why they should save? [click to continue…]
Estate planning is not just for the wealthy, the elderly or families with children. It’s a way to legally protect yourself and your loved ones if tragedy or death occurs. Who will make medical decisions for you if you are incapacitated? Who gets the house when you die? What about paying for your children’s education?
Organizing family around tragedy is challenging to say the least; it’s uncomfortable, stressful and heartbreaking. A sound, legal document to guide the process can make an enormous difference for everyone involved. Estate planning solidifies the details of your wishes as well as helping to maintain order and stability for your loved ones. [click to continue…]