Be your own boss: Five valuable tips for the self-employed

Amy Bergen •
Money Under 30
self-employed

Being your own boss can be great. But when you’re self-employed, you also become your own human resources representative, office manager, and accountant. The finances can get complicated—especially come tax time! A little preparation will set you up for financial success. Not sure whether you count as self-employed? According to the IRS, you’re self-employed if

Read More...


5 money lessons grandparents can teach their grandkids

Founder, Registered Financial Consultant, president, and Jim Martin •
Kiplinger
Grandparent reading to grandkid

If you are like many grandparents, you like your kids, sometimes, but you LOVE your grandkids. Being a grandparent is a special honor. You have a unique ability to shape your grandkids well beyond just spoiling them with sweets and sending them home. Given how important financial skills are to succeeding at life, it’s surprising

Read More...