About To Graduate? Here Are Five Things To Do Now!

Usually when we financial planners speak of financial independence, we’re referring to “retirement.” However, I strongly believe that the range of financial decisions that come with attaining adulthood (often accompanied by graduation around the same time) are just as critical – if not more so – than planning for retirement. After all, the foundational choices

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Penny-Pinching Consumers The economy has spurred Americans to save money any which way they can. Here’s where we’re pinching pennies: Purchasing more generic brands  63% Brown-bagging lunch  45% Going to the hairdresser or barber less  39% Cancelling one or more magazine subscriptions  33% Cutting down on dry cleaning  22% No longer purchasing morning coffee  21%