Tagged: family

Pros and Cons of Starting a Family Investment

Our family has tossed around the idea of building some sort of financial investment together – whether that be through joint ownership of a rental property; building a family trust (aka ‘family bank’) or...

Review of: Family Fortunes

Family fortunes:  How to Build Family Wealth and Hold on to It for 100 Years by Bill and Will Bonner copyright 2012, published by John Wiley and Sons Inc, Hoboken, New Jersey   Summary:...

Avoiding the High Cost of Senior Divorces

Many things change as we mature, including our relationships. You and your spouse may have shared years together, raising family, building your nest egg, and sharing experiences – some good, some bad.  You have...

Alone and Loving It!

One of my fears when I joined my husband in retirement is that we would be together way too much. Don’t get me wrong, togetherness in a married couple is a good thing, but...

How to Re-charge Your Annual Family Meeting

If you have family meetings between the various generations and family units every year, you may find that family members lose interest in those meetings over time. We’ve had meetings for the past four...

Starting a Family Business

If you and your spouse are thinking about starting up a website together; or if you and your grown children are wanting to work together to buy and manage real estate; or, in fact,...

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 –...