Tag Archives: Children and money

JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #73-Fathers, lead the way

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Inspired by last weekend being Father’s day weekend Challenge/Encouragement to all the Dads listening Take the lead in your families finances Best way your children will learn is from you Still applies to … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-Seasons in life

Today I don’t really have a personal finance topic to talk about because I’ve had my mind on other things for the past few weeks. You see last month my wife and I welcomed our second son into the world. … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #54-“Life and Money” series: Finances from DINKs to having children

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHighlights of today’s show: Life and Money series How do your finances change when you go from having no kids to having children? Children do cost money but they don’t have to break the bank … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-Things to discuss before moving back home with parents

To receive notifications of new posts, please join our email list. One of the most difficult and challenging financial situations I see in my line of work is when a young adult moves back in with their parents after graduating … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #19 Delaying Marriage and Children to pay off debt?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHighlights of today’s show: Young adults are putting off marriage and having children because of debt Should you wait to do those life events until you are debt free? Debt can limit your options, but … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-Is paying off your mortgage a goal for you?

The idea of having a paid off home is something I dream about constantly. In fact it is one of our main financial goals. But while it is a goal that takes years of planning and sacrifice to accomplish, not … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast-Financial Tips for Raising a Baby

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadListen to this Episode Highlights of today’s show: How much does it cost to raise children? What my wife and I have learned in year one of raising a baby You can spend a lot … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-The cost of raising children

Before I became a parent last year, I would always hear about all these studies that showed how expensive raising a child was and I would simply not pay any attention to them. However, since becoming a parent, I pay … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-The Boomerang Generation

I’m always looking at  financial statistics and surveys and I came across one recently that really caught my attention. According to a 2011 survey done by the National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE) 59 percent of parents are providing, or … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-Fathers lead the way

This Sunday is Father’s Day in the United States and this one is particularly special to me as it will be my first one as a father. This day also is a good reminder to me that I need to … Continue reading

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