Family Financial Planning - 360 Degrees of Financial Literacy http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning en-US Financial Planning When You Have a Chronic Illness http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/In-Crisis/Medical-Crises-and-Illness/Financial-Planning-When-You-Have-a-Chronic-Illness http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/In-Crisis/Medical-Crises-and-Illness/Financial-Planning-When-You-Have-a-Chronic-Illness When you live with a chronic illness, you need to confront both the day-to-day and long-term financial implications of that illness. Talking openly about your health can be hard, but sharing your questions and challenges with those who can help you is extremely important, because recommendations can be better tailored to your needs. Every person with a chronic illness has unique issues, but here's a look at some topics you might need help with as you're putting together your financial plan.

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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 17:39:17 EDT
Financial Planning When You Have a Chronic Illness http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/In-Crisis/Medical-Crises-and-Illness/Financial-Planning-When-You-Have-a-Chronic-Illness http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/In-Crisis/Medical-Crises-and-Illness/Financial-Planning-When-You-Have-a-Chronic-Illness When you live with a chronic illness, you need to confront both the day-to-day and long-term financial implications of that illness. Talking openly about your health can be hard, but sharing your questions and challenges with those who can help you is extremely important, because recommendations can be better tailored to your needs. Every person with a chronic illness has unique issues, but here's a look at some topics you might need help with as you're putting together your financial plan.

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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 17:39:17 EDT
Real-life Financial Tips for Different Generations http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Budgeting-Spending/Budgeting-and-Saving/Real-life-Financial-Tips-for-Different-Generations http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Budgeting-Spending/Budgeting-and-Saving/Real-life-Financial-Tips-for-Different-Generations Do you remember The Game of Life®? In Milton Bradley's popular board game, players progress through life stages making decisions that affect their prosperity. Like those players, today's generations face financial decisions with lasting effects. Here are some tips for staying focused despite life's ups and downs.

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Tue, 15 Jan 2013 16:51:14 EST
Ways Parents Can Help Their Boomerang Kids http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/How-to-Talk-to-Your-Children-About-Money/Ways-Parents-Can-Help-Their-Boomerang-Kids http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/How-to-Talk-to-Your-Children-About-Money/Ways-Parents-Can-Help-Their-Boomerang-Kids It's been called the new retirement wild card. But it's not inflation, health-care costs, or taxes, though those things certainly matter. What is it that's causing so much uncertainty? It's boomerang kids, and the money their parents spend on them.

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Tue, 10 Jul 2012 12:25:38 EDT
How to Raise a Saver http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/How-to-Talk-to-Your-Children-About-Money/How-to-Raise-a-Saver http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/How-to-Talk-to-Your-Children-About-Money/How-to-Raise-a-Saver As parents, we naturally want what's best for our kids. We want them to be polite, respectful, healthy, curious, and smart. And we hope that someday, they will grow into successful adults with independent, fulfilling lives. How best to accomplish this? Well, along with teaching the ABCs, 123s, and right from wrong, teaching your child the basics of financial literacy can help you raise a saver and lay the foundation for your child's bright financial future.

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Fri, 01 Jun 2012 17:15:55 EDT
Long-Term Care Planning Is Important for Women http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/Caring-for-Aging-Parents/Long-Term-Care-Planning-Is-Important-for-Women http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/Caring-for-Aging-Parents/Long-Term-Care-Planning-Is-Important-for-Women The prospect of needing long-term care is an important, yet sometimes overlooked, part of financial and retirement planning. Yet it may be especially vital for women to consider as they often face the need for long-term care as both a caregiver and recipient.

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Thu, 10 Nov 2011 18:26:36 EST
Important Questions to Ask Aging Parents http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/Caring-for-Aging-Parents/Important-Questions-to-Ask-Aging-Parents http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/Caring-for-Aging-Parents/Important-Questions-to-Ask-Aging-Parents Remember "the talk" your parents initiated (maybe) with you many years ago? Well, now it's your turn to sit on the opposite side of the table. If you're the adult child of aging parents, it's important to open up a conversation about their future needs and wishes.

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Fri, 11 Mar 2011 12:33:49 EST
Valentine's Day Poll http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Tools/Polls/Valentine-s-Day-Poll http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Tools/Polls/Valentine-s-Day-Poll Read More »

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Fri, 04 Feb 2011 11:21:47 EST
Kids Saving Early – A Grandfather’s View http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/How-to-Talk-to-Your-Children-About-Money/Kids-Saving-Early-A-Grandfather-s-View http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/How-to-Talk-to-Your-Children-About-Money/Kids-Saving-Early-A-Grandfather-s-View Establishing good financial behaviors early is childhood helps to ensure those behaviors will carry over to adulthood.

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Wed, 16 Jun 2010 11:46:53 EDT
Teach your teenager how to manage a summer salary http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/How-to-Talk-to-Your-Children-About-Money/Teach-your-teenager-how-to-manage-a-summer-salary http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Topics/Family-Financial-Planning/How-to-Talk-to-Your-Children-About-Money/Teach-your-teenager-how-to-manage-a-summer-salary Here’s some advice that may help your teen make the most of his or her summer salary and develop a solid basis for future financial success.

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Tue, 20 Apr 2010 09:02:41 EDT