Tagged: children

The President’s New Mission: Teach the Children (About Money)

The President’s New Mission: Teach the Children (About Money)

The President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability for Young Americans opens for business Monday and is squarely focused on kids in the effort to empower Americans to take charge of a better financial future...

Want Higher Productivity? Stop Treating Employees Like Children

Want Higher Productivity? Stop Treating Employees Like Children

You could get a lot more done if your employees would just get off the Internet and get to work, right? Some estimate that time spent not working results in $130 billion (with a...

What Common Dream Jobs Actually Pay

What Common Dream Jobs Actually Pay

Last month my colleague Meghan Casserly laid out the most common career aspirations of U.S. professionals as children. She got the data from a LinkedIn survey, which asked 8,000 people what they wanted to be when they grew up....

Is This the Best Way to Curb Your Kid’s Excessive Spending?

Is This the Best Way to Curb Your Kid’s Excessive Spending?

The problems with prepaid debit cards have been so well chronicled by the media lately that anyone launching one has to come up with a new hook that obscures what the product really is:...

Generations Apart: Talking Retirement And Estate Planning Over Turkey

Generations Apart: Talking Retirement And Estate Planning Over Turkey

Photo credit: Wikipedia Adult children and their parents recognize the need to talk about inheritance, eldercare and retirement planning issues, but nearly one in two adult children do not feel like they’ve had sufficient...

Parents Who Argue Over Money Connected To Overspending By Kids

Parents Who Argue Over Money Connected To Overspending By Kids

Did your parents constantly argue over money when you were growing up? If so, it may have something to do with all that credit card debt you’ve racked up. A new study by researchers...