Archive for April, 2013

Travel

Top 5 off-the-beaten-track US Vacation Spots

Top 5 off-the-beaten-track US Vacation Spots

  There are many wonderful locations around the US that are often overlooked in favor of the more popular choices promoted by the travel industry. Bar Harbor, Maine Located across the Bay of Fundy from Nova Scotia, Bar Harbor is an excellent summer vacation destination with comfortable 70 degree temperatures [...]

by × April 9, 2013 × 0 comments

Finances

Financial Literacy: Budgeting Basics

Financial Literacy: Budgeting Basics

Financial literacy is arguably more important now than ever, but there appears to be a large financial literacy gap in the U.S. today. In a survey conducted by the Financial Services Roundtable, 41 percent of U.S. adults gave themselves a grade of C or worse when it comes to their [...]

by × April 4, 2013 × 0 comments

Finances

Financial Literacy Month

Financial Literacy Month

April is Financial Literacy Month. Why do we need one, you might ask.  Well, statistics show that high school and college students, even those with a BA, have a rather alarming lack of financial knowledge.  We are sharing a series of articles on Financial Literacy from David Lerner Associates this [...]

by × April 1, 2013 × 0 comments