Categories for: Young Professionals

5 Financial Wake Up Calls for College Grads

June 9, 2020

Graduation may mark the culmination of 16 plus years of studies and hard work, but the relief and joy of college completion barely sets in before the jarring start of  “real world” fiscal responsibilities, especially amidst a COVID-19 pandemic in which the access to the coming-of-age ceremonies are rather limited and the employment world looks more confusing than ever.   While... View Article

Love and Money: Negotiating Finances as a Couple

May 22, 2020

According to a 2014 Consumer Services survey by Experian, half of married couples in the U.S. say that credit scores are important to them when choosing a mate.  Participants went so far as to rank “financial responsibility” as more important than “physical attractiveness” or “career ambition”, and “financial compatibility” higher than “sex and intimacy”.  In other words, the ability to communicate openly... View Article

Five Financial Fundamentals For Young Professionals

May 22, 2020

As a savvy young professional, you may be a pro at project management or software development or social media strategy, but how’s your financial literacy?  If, like many of your peers, you never got an education in financial fundamentals during your formative years, how do you know what tools are available to you to maximize your money come pay day? In... View Article