A recent USA Today article discussed the story of a 22-year-old junior college student who was in the fortunate position of having her grandparents save $90,000 for her college needs. Imagine the hard work required to save this sum for her benefit. Well, it appears that the student decided to … [Read more...] about A Hard Lesson on Spending
Recently I wrote a post on the discounts that are available to AARP cardholders (click here for link to read the post - 50 and Fabulous). Well retirees (or at least those of us over age 50 who are eligible to join AARP) are not the only groups that are offered discounts. College students who have … [Read more...] about Student ID = Savings
How can you go from feeling so certain that you are prepared, to feeling a bit panicked that you must have missed something? The week that I have been preparing for has finally arrived. The big drop off at college for my youngest daughter Elizabeth. The lists have been completed and I am … [Read more...] about Feeling Unprepared for Retirement?
Everyone in your family is known for something specific. If you need any guidance on any specific area, chances are that someone in your family knows more information on that subject than you would ever dream possible. Now this may sound unimpressive, but I have been known to send an awesome … [Read more...] about Perfect Care Package for Your College Freshman