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Guiding Your High School Senior During COVID
My son graduates from high school in a few months and I’m trying to figure out the right advice to give. Going out on your own is never easy, and it’s especially hard these days!
What is the Quickest Way to Wire Money?
I recently had to send my brother a few hundred dollars and paid a lot in fees. Wondering if there’s a better way to do it.
New Types of Jobs Emerging from COVID-19
I’ve been lucky enough to keep my job, but I’m wondering about younger people and those out of work - what options do they have for job searching
When Will We Be Able to Get the Coronavirus Vaccine?
How will the coronavirus vaccine distribution work? And will it cost anything? I’m hearing that one might be ready soon, but does that mean I can just go to my pharmacy and get it?
Where is the Housing Market Headed?
I’ve been reading about how there hasn’t really been a dip in homebuying even with COVID and the economic struggles. Any idea where the market’s headed?
Which Budget System is Best for Me?
I’m looking at different options for budgeting software and keep hearing about various styles of budgeting.
Home Improvement Tips and Ideas
I’ve got about $2,000 set aside for home improvements and I’m trying to figure out the best way to spend it. Any thoughts about the best way to put my money to work?
Get More Out of Life Than Just "Work"
How do I slow down, enjoy life, and not start stressing about money again?
Is Buying a Boat a Bad Investment?
I’m thinking of buying a boat. I’ve got enough to pay cash for a decent ship, but I’m wondering how good or bad of an investment it might be.
Is Now a Good Time to Book Future Travel
Is it worth buying holiday travel right now? I feel like it’s not necessarily safe to board a plane, but that could change in a few months and the prices I’m seeing are hard to beat.
Tips for Distance Learning - Help Your Children at Home
My daughter’s school has finally settled on remote learning for the fall semester. She did fine when school closed last spring, but I’m wondering if you have any tips for making this next semester productive while she does her distance learning and I try to work from home.
How To Ease the Burden of Student Loan Debt
Do you have any recommendations for easing the burden of student loan debt?
Ways to Teach Your Kids About Money During Quarantine
I’ve been trying to be productive with all this extra time I’m spending with my kids. They’re pretty young, 7 and 9, but I’m wondering if there are lessons about money I can try to teach them?
Do Home Improvement Projects Really Pay for Themselves?
Are there any home improvement projects that actually “pay for themselves”?
Fun At-Home Activities for Families & Kids
Spending tons more time with my kids while we stay away from the crowds and summer camps. I’m loving every second of it but running out of ideas for entertainment and don’t want to watch TV all day. Got any tips for an overwhelmed father of two?