Category: keeping it

Teach Your Kids About Money

Grandma’s Money Camp -Teaching my grandchildren personal finance. I’m building my bridge to the next generation and helping my kids teach their kids personal finance by holding an annual Grandma Rie’s Money Camp for...

What is Retirement – Really?

It’s so much more than financial planning! Do you dream of retiring? Are you saving and slaving to get there? Of late, statistics and surveys indicate that a lot of the boomer generation expects...

How to Teach About Money

Each year I supplement my grandchildren’s financial education with a one week day camp I call Grandma Rie’s Money Camp. This year I am spending several days in July preparing for that one week...

Death and Dying

Overcoming the Inheritance Taboo – How to Preserve Relationships and Transfer Possessions by Steven J. Hendlin, Ph. D. Death is not a popular family dinner conversation. Most people avoid discussing the death of a...

Financial Fables – A Mouse in the Cellar

Long ago, in the small country town of Wealthville, lived two families. Both families were hard working and planted their fields with many different kinds of plants. They had potatoes, turnips, carrots, corn (and...

Mother-in-law

Family Money Values is primarily concerned with generations of family members passing their values and assets on into the future. In order to do that, a family has to have some future generations –...

Family Meetings

Teach each other using family meetings by holding them with your adult children and grand children. A multi-generation family meeting can be a great forum to guide your adult children and to learn from...

Summer Money Camps

Schools are letting out and parents everywhere are wondering what to do with the kids all summer. Day care expenses mount and the experience gets boring for the kids. Many parents choose to provide...