Question of the Day: What is Your Financial Resolution?
As the New Year approaches, you might want to challenge your students to make financial resolutions. The key with resolutions is to develop a strategy to accomplish them since most of us aren’t able to keep them beyond January.
In case you were wondering what the leading financial resolutions are (from A Wealth of Common Sense), check out this chart below:
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Tim's saving habits started at seven when a neighbor with a broken hip gave him a dog walking job. Her recovery, which took almost a year, resulted in Tim getting to know the bank tellers quite well (and accumulating a savings account balance of over $300!). His recent entrepreneurial adventures have included driving a shredding truck, analyzing executive compensation packages for Fortune 500 companies and helping families make better college financing decisions. After volunteering in 2010 to create and teach a personal finance program at Eastside College Prep in East Palo Alto, Tim saw firsthand the impact of an engaging and activity-based curriculum, which inspired him to start a new non-profit, Next Gen Personal Finance.
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