Are you a member of the Millennial generation (ages 21-36) or a parent of a child that age? If you are a Millennial then you’re at the beginning of your financial journey through life. As a parent you are often the one required to provide the guidance. For many Millennials and their parents saving enough to achieve life goals is a major concern, especially in an environment of low wage growth and higher living costs. When you add in the fact that many have started their journey saddled with post-college student loans you can see why Millennials admit they are stressed about their current financial situation.
How can you get control of your current finances while keeping an eye on the future? Start Following Your Money. To help with your journey, Ed Downs provides a unique and useful perspective on money management and the know-how necessary to take control of your finances.
In Following Your Money, you will find:
• His proven do-it-yourself (DIY) approach for following your money using three key measures of financial condition: Fun money, Glad money, and Pride money
• The story of Jenna, a recent college graduate who uses the three measures to figure out how to achieve her goal of going to graduate school, while still saving for future.
• Tips on how to generate free money from spending and savings
• A playbook for organizing your financial life to ensure that you continue to follow through and make the right decisions on your path to financial independence.