October kicked off #RetirementSecurityMonth! Retirement Security Month was created as a national event to promote the benefits of saving for retirement and to encourage everyone to participate in the options they have available to them.
Retirement should be a time to enjoy the fruits of decades of working and saving, right? Part of enjoying the retirement years is having the peace of mind that comes from understanding some aspects of retirement that many people don’t consider.
The United States has a financial literacy deficit. According to FINRA’s 2018 State of U.S. Financial Capability Study, 53 percent of Americans say that thinking about their finances makes them anxious, and 44 percent feel that discussing their finances is stressful.
As your kids prepare to head #BacktoSchool, it’s a great time to teach them about good money habits!