This blog will help parents and young adults understand their relationship with money and learn how to be financially free. This blog has nothing to do with accumulating wealth, but everything to do with helping young adults understand the value of money.
Dad, interest rates just went up. What do higher interest rates mean? Should that concern me? Does it even make a difference? It is something that only really matters to big players in the investment world?
Whoa, whoa, whoa! Let’s deal with the main question, and I’m glad you asked: What do higher interest rates mean? I think the answer to that will answer the others.
Dad, I’m really stuck. What am I going to do?Who should I blame? I work all the time and never have any fun any more. I’ve even taken a second job to get caught up, but it just seems to be impossible…
As Christmas is fast approaching, we’re hearing a lot about these little monkeys flying off the shelves. If you’re lucky, maybe you can snatch one for your kids. Just look at them! Blow them a kiss and they’ll kiss you right back! — so cute, right? It’s no wonder why they’re selling out so fast!
If you can’t get your hand on a Fingerling this year, consider giving them this other awesome gift for Christmas. Believe it or not, they will thank you! They may not thank you today, but when they become adults, they will tell you it was the best gift ever from mommy and daddy.
Are you ready to hear what it is?
Well, that’s a question I’m really happy you asked! Let me tell you what my uncle used to tell me when I worked for him many years ago. He used to say that work expands to fill the time allotted to it. In other words, if you give an employee an hour to do a job they have always been able to do in fifteen minutes, they will take an hour to do it if you give them an hour to do it.