Most parents would agree that when it comes to raising children, the old adage “the days are long, but the years are short” rings true. It also applies when we look at education funding. You can’t start saving too soon when it comes to college, since age 18 may be here before you know it.
Starting in 2020, nearly all new single-family homes and low-rise apartment buildings built in California must have solar power, state authorities ruled Wednesday. The first-of-its-kind decision by the California Energy Commission puts the state on track to meet its ambitious renewable energy targets and reach its goal of turning energy-using homes into energy producers. By
Kids’ money habits are formed before they get to high school, and their parents are often their most influential teachers. A survey from T. Rowe Price – the Parents, Kids & Money Survey – analyzes parent attitudes and behaviors that were associated with kids’ financial habits. The survey includes a sample size of 1,014 parents
Congratulations! You bought your first house. As you may already know, when you buy a house with financing, you’re required to have homeowners insurance. Here are a few things to look for to get the best homeowners insurance. What Is Homeowners Insurance? Homeowners insurance is a type of property insurance that provides financial protection to
I once worked in Japan. In many ways, it was an ideal job, and I was paid very well. But I felt miserable, lonely, and pointless. As the only foreigner in an 80 strong staff, I can remember passing the entire eight hour day without saying a word to anyone. Those days were tough; I
“Buy a home in my twenties? Who, me?” If this is you, we get it. The thought of buying a home often seems like something that older people do. The truth is, however, there are plenty of perks to being a young homeowner. And if you’ve got the financial means, what are you waiting for?