Spending, Saving, and Budgeting
Develops and improves financial literacy and decision-making skills with a focus on
budgeting, creating healthy spending and saving habits, and understanding financial
Saving for Retirement
Focuses on achieving a financially secure retirement, emphasizing different retirement
plan structures, Social Security, how much to save, healthy savings habits, where to
invest, and how to minimize fees.
Financial Planning During Retirement
For anyone retired or planning to do so shortly, it focuses on investing, understanding risk, minimizing investment fees, Social Security, budgeting, annuities, long-term care insurance, and reverse mortgages.
“Finance 101” — Investing Your Retirement Savings
An in-depth understanding of investment strategy, asset allocation, understanding
risk/return trade-offs, and tax optimization for 401Ks and IRAs
The College Financial Aid Process
Explains the key issues around the college financial aid process, including understanding
the cost of college, how to finance it, the FAFSA form, the expected family contribution
calculation, and how much is reasonable to borrow.
Divorce and Money
Focuses on improving your financial literacy during and after a divorce with a goal of
developing confidence and competency in your financial decision-making skills during
this period of transition.
Evaluating and Compensating a Financial Advisor
Provides a roadmap to select, evaluate, and compensate a financial advisor.
Financial Literacy for Teenagers
Develops financial literacy and decision-making skills for teenagers with a focus on
spending, saving, budgeting, and understanding financial institutions.