Fawcett’s Favorites 5-9-22

Every week I find a few great articles I feel are especially valuable. Following are this week’s best. I hope you find them as useful as I did. This week’s favorites include six reasons high earners don’t get rich, how much can I safely take out of my retirement plan each year, 13 important money … Read more

3 Investing Strategies to Boost Your Tax Efficiency

(Today’s guest post comes to you from Fiona Smith, the founder of The Millennial Money Woman. She would like to share the following disclaimer: This article reflects my own views, ideas, and opinions. I am not an investment advisor and I always recommend you communicate with your accountant and financial advisor before investing.)  If you’re … Read more

Do You Choose Money Over Family?

I recently gave a lecture in which I asked the question, “Do You Choose Money Over Family?” Of course, everyone would answer with a resounding no. No one would ever admit to choosing money over family. Yet isn’t that exactly what we do when we choose to moonlight? Or work extra shifts? That statement will … Read more

The Best Way to Teach Your Kids About Money

(Don’t miss your chance to sign up for the upcoming Marriage and Money MD Conference November 15-17, which is free to attend, but you must register. You don’t want to miss my two topics. My main conference topic is Your Spouse is Your Greatest Financial Asset. I am also covering Divorce Proofing Your Marriage that … Read more

Fawcett’s Favorites 9-13-21

Each week I run into a few articles that I feel are especially valuable. Every Monday I would like to share some of the best with you, my readers. I hope you find them helpful. This week’s favorites include simple steps to financial independence (podcast), tools to help declutter your life, pros and cons of … Read more

The Trouble with Giving

We have all heard the phrase “It is better to give than to receive.” So, why then do so many people have trouble being generous with their wealth? Why do so many feel they need to spend all of their income to support their lifestyle.  All studies on giving in the last decade hover at … Read more