As fathers, we are leaders in the home and community and our kids are watching and learning from our choices and habits. Our daily endeavors will develop norms for our children in the future.
It's coming up on a year since I had my vasectomy. My wife and I had been talking about it for a while and after reading an article and speaking to some friends about it, I decided that March Madness would be the perfect time to get it done. What better excuse to sit on the couch for 4 days?
Start saving and investing for retirement today, and you may find yourself way ahead of your peers financially by the time you reach 50 or 60. A well-funded retirement has much more to do with how much you save than how much you make!
Your kids’ financial education is a class you teach at home, every single day. The best way to teach that class is to model financial responsibility and to set a good example for your kids to follow while interjecting your wisdom and experience at teachable moments.
Blame is corrosive to your relationships and is lacking empathy. Maintain accountability for your emotions and your actions. Be empathetic. It’s the only way to make solid connections in life.
The key to making good decisions is to talk about money before it’s spent.