Join Cozy Wittman from College Inside Track as she covers common mistakes families make in selecting a college, myths about financial aid, FAFSA changes that will impact many, many families and will guide you toward a more strategic college search. Wednesday, February 16 at 12:00pm CST. Live Q&A to follow.
We have choices when it comes to investing in organizations in which we believe, and yet, what if your personal passions and interests could also align with your long-term financial goals? Sustainable Responsible Impact Investing is an approach that allows you to blend investment strategies with your desire to make the world a better place.
Today, there are many investment strategies and tactics to align your values with your money, but it doesn't have to be complex. Kay Kramer and Steve Dixon from Birchwood Financial Partners walk you through a presentation and discussion on Sustainable Investing and how to incorporate these ideas into your own investment strategy.
Managing your personal finances can sometimes feel like a full-time job, especially if you’re new to the process. Organizing your income and expenses could build confidence and reduce stress. Our Getting Organized Guide has information and resources that will help you track your spending, create a budget and set financial goals. Best of all, it might just help you rest easier at night.
After the loss of a spouse, many areas of life seem foreign and confusing. Often times, finances seem to be at the top of that list, but our goal is to change that. The "Finances for One" guide may help diminish your money fears and give you the confidence you need to protect your financial future.
Making decisions about where to direct your charitable gifts may be an activity that you are well practiced at or it may still be very new to you. Whatever your level of experience is, getting clear about your goals and intentions will help you on your philanthropic journey. Our online Charitable Giving Workshop is a great place to start!
Watch our Webinar Recording with Certified Retirement Coach Ruth Tongen!Transitioning into retirement is a major life event. While some romanticize retirement and even see it as an achievement in personal status, it can be difficult for others. Add in a turbulent economy and a global pandemic, and questions abound for those preparing for this next stage in life. To help people who are either preparing to retire or have retired and are looking for something different, Ruth Tongen, a Certified Professional Retirement Coach, helps people design and live their retirement years with greater purpose, delight and better health.
Many are familiar with medical age milestones like starting cholesterol screenings at 35 or a colonoscopy at 50. Similar to these medical milestones, you will want to be aware of key financial ages. From our experience turning 50, 55, and 59½ are important milestone ages for many investors and savers. We've compiled a list of key financial variables to consider at each age.
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