USA TODAYPaying allowance can pay off, if you do it rightUSA TODAYYour child wants to know why one friend gets $10 a week, another gets a whopping $50 — but he or she gets zero. Should you give in and pay your kid an allowance? When it comes to helping your child learn the value of money, an allowance gets a thumbs ...and more » ... read article

The SourcePersonal Finance Expert Ash Cash Turns Jay-Z's 4:44 Into Financial Self-Help BookThe SourceJay-Z's 4:44, his thirteenth studio album, was a collection of audio recordings that personified the condition of the matured black boy from Marcy projects. In just over 35 minutes, Jay dressed subjective matters that are parallel to his marriage ...and more » ... read article

JAY-Z's '4:44' Album Inspires a Personal Financial Advice BookEurweb.com*Several tracks from JAY-Z's latest album “4:44” have reportedly served as inspiration behind a new book offering financial advice. In his book The Wake Up Call: Financial Inspiration Learned from 4:44 + A Step by Step Guide on How to Implement Each ... ... read article

Hendrix Named a 2018 'Best College Value' by Kiplinger's Personal FinanceHendrix College Events and NewsFor nine decades, the Kiplinger organization has led the way in personal finance and business forecasting. Founded in 1920 by W.M. Kiplinger, the company developed one of the nation's first successful newsletters in modern times. The Kiplinger Letter ...and more » ... read article

Richmond.comKiplinger's Personal Finance: 6 New Year's resolutions and how to make them stickRichmond.comFor many, making New Year's resolutions is an annual ritual — along with breaking them a short time later. But if you resolved this year to get your finances in shape, here are six resolutions to do that — and ways to help you keep them. 1. Cut ... ... read article

Washington PostThe best of 2017 in personal finance adviceWashington PostBut we should remove the stigma of young adults returning home as a financial embarrassment. It is not, especially if parents allowed or encouraged a student to attend a college that necessitated some heavy borrowing. — “Sales are bait, and you have ... ... read article

Chattanooga Times Free PressPersonal Finance: Will the tax cuts cripple the housing market?Chattanooga Times Free PressTax cuts are now the law of the land, ushering in the "How will it affect me?" phase. One of the most vocal interest groups is the housing sector, insisting the bill's provisions will adversely affect the sale and construction of homes in the United ... ... read article

ForbesSome States Fall Short When Educating High School Students About Personal FinanceForbesThe Center for Financial Literacy at Champlain College recently ranked U.S. states on the personal finance education offered in high schools. The center published its third report card in an effort to raise awareness about the state of personal finance ... ... read article