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Understand Your 401k Plan & Fees

Your employer may have recently informed you about changes to the company retirement plan. Don’t remember? Not paying attention to those notices can cost you. 744 more words

Teachable Moments

Give in to the Teachable Moment!

It was January 28, 1986 and I was in Mr. Kieber’s social studies class.  It was the day that Christa McAuliffe was going into space with the Challenger crew and that was pretty exciting because she was a teacher and coincidentally, I wanted to be a teacher, too! 680 more words

How to Get Started on Investing Path

Learning to save and invest is not much different than learning to throw a baseball, play piano or be polite. Teaching the skills to help your children (and you) build wealth is not an expensive proposition…but failing to teach is. 497 more words

Teachable Moments

John Boyne's Next Novel: A History of Loneliness

When I find an author I like, I tend to read through everything that I can get my hands on by that author. I’ve just finished a second novel by John Boyne, entitled “A History of Loneliness”. 141 more words

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7 Ways Your Child Can Benefit from HSLDA’s Essay Contest

Exciting announcement ahead!

HSLDA’s writing contest is opening in September! Like past contests, there will be three age group categories with corresponding prompts and cash prizes: 605 more words

Everyday Homeschooling

Your A-B-Cs for Back-to-School Saving

It’s back-to-school time! How exciting…and expensive. Parents will spend an average of almost $700/household, according to a 2017 National Retail Federation survey. For retailers it’s a shopping bonanza – the second largest retail season ranking right behind Black Friday to Christmas. 617 more words

Facts & Trends

That Time I Got A Speeding Ticket - Teaching Kids About Grace

Exactly 3 days after the accident with sunshine girl’s finger and the Epi-Pen, I had another humbling experience.

A speeding ticket.

My first one.

In the mini van. 1,376 more words

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