Financial Literacy

Written by True Tamplin, BSc, CEPF® Financial literacy is the knowledge and confidence to make smart financial decisions. It doesn’t just mean balancing a checkbook, but also taking advantage of opportunities for your future self such as savings accounts and Roth IRAs that offer tax benefits over traditional checking or savings accounts. Financial literacy can help you getContinue reading “Financial Literacy”

7 Expert Perspectives on Why Financial Literacy Is Important

By Samantha Rose For better or worse, money touches all areas of life. Financial literacy can help. Why is financial literacy important? Financial literacy is important because it equips us with the knowledge and skills we need to manage money effectively. Without it, our financial decisions and the actions we take—or don’t take—lack a solid foundationContinue reading “7 Expert Perspectives on Why Financial Literacy Is Important”

How 7 tips from ‘Rich Dad Poor Dad’ could help you save up quickly

There are some must-read books in personal finances that will help you develop good saving habits. Undergoing training and taking the time to read can help you improve economic control so you can become more financially literate and, ultimately, increase your financial freedom. While many manage perfectly well relying on their intuition to guide theirContinue reading “How 7 tips from ‘Rich Dad Poor Dad’ could help you save up quickly”

7 Lessons from The Richest Man in Babylon: Build Wealth Like a Millionaire

By Andrew The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason is a fascinating lesson in personal finance written in short, easy-to-digest stories. It was first published in 1926, but the classic parable style and timeless concepts about how to build wealth continue to provide value as if it was written today. Originally written as aContinue reading “7 Lessons from The Richest Man in Babylon: Build Wealth Like a Millionaire”