Have you ever learned something and thought, “the rest of the world probably knew this for most of their lives, and I was today-years-old when I figured out about it?” We all have. Because there’s a lot to learn. Some big things are going to slip through the cracks.
In this video, I talk about the 5 areas your kids can live differently in to live a debt-free life for the rest of their life. It is possible to go through life without a car loan, a mortgage, and even a credit score. And I even have my arguments and research backing it all up!
With books transitioning to ebooks and audiobooks, there are all kinds of places to get them for free. Some are free because the books are in the public domain and people have volunteered their time to record audio versions or make digital versions. Other books are free through different tools and resources available.
One teacher can make an everlasting impact on a child’s life. Think back to your days in school. I’ll bet you had a good teacher—hopefully several—you still remember to this day. A child spends more time in class than at home, on a typical school day… if we don’t count sleeping (at home, not in class). The time our child spends in school—the most developmental years—is valuable.
There are thousands of articles telling you which finance books to read. And we only have so much time to read so many books, so it’s important to prioritize. That’s why I wanted to think deeply about which books I would include here.
These Child Tax Credit payments are coming to a bank account near you very soon. The IRS is sending checks to parents for their children. Basically, the Child Tax Credit is increasing for 2021, and you’ll get half in monthly installments over the next six months, and the other half in a lump sum on next year’s taxes.