A Cheat Sheet for Sending Your Kid to College

A Cheat Sheet for Sending Your Kid to College

Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.

College marks a great milestone in a child’s life. It may be the first time he or she will live away from home. Dropping off your child at college may be an experience loaded with emotions, so here are a few tips for a smoother transition.

Accept that the Parent-Child Dynamic Has Changed

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Teaching Your Kids about Money, Part 1

If you caught last week’s blogs you know the dilemma facing our youth, with financial literacy scores of high-school students averaging just 48.3%.Tackling this issue is on the forefront of agendas for many non-profit and financial institutions alike but as we noted last week, parents are the key to helping put our kids on track for a brighter financial future.

 

Possibly the most important thing we as parents can do to help is model sound financial behaviors ourselves but along with this we can teach them through discussion and practical experience.

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