All articles tagged Family (9)

Top Mommy Blogs™ Gives a Community of Brand-Influencing, Entrepreneurial-Minded Women the Resources to Grow

Top Mommy Blogs™ Gives a Community of Brand-Influencing, Entrepreneurial-Minded Women the Resources to Grow

In a Nutshell: Mom blogs have become a trusted source of product reviews, advice, and entertainment. With more than 4 million mom blogs covering a wide array of subjects, many mothers have become online personalities and brand influencers. Sifting through the masses can be difficult, and that's why the free online directory, Top Mommy Blogs, has become such an invaluable resource. Readers and brands can use the TMB categories to easily find blogs in line with their interests.... read more »

Ascent Private Capital Management of U.S. Bank Helps Families Manage Human, Social, Intellectual, and Financial Capital — A Q&A With Wealth Psychologist Dr. Amy Zehnder

Ascent Private Capital Management of U.S. Bank Helps Families Manage Human, Social, Intellectual, and Financial Capital — A Q&A With Wealth Psychologist Dr. Amy Zehnder

In a Nutshell: With the backing of U.S. Bank, Ascent Private Capital Management re-imagines wealth and brings families together to achieve a shared vision for the future. Ascent aims to build financial posterity through a seamless transfer of family resources by using wealth psychology. A lack of preparation, trust, and communication among family members or business associates can make managing family wealth complicated. This is why 90% of wealth doesn't make it past a third... read more »

goHenry Brings Its Secure, Hands-On Approach for Building Healthy Financial Habits to Parents and Children in the US

goHenry Brings Its Secure, Hands-On Approach for Building Healthy Financial Habits to Parents and Children in the US

In a Nutshell: In the age of Amazon and iTunes, children have easy access to shopping and retail. However, they may not have the experience to spend their (or their parents’) money wisely. The goHenry app is changing that by providing a practical, parent-guided education in earning, spending, and saving money. Parents choose how their children earn money and set how much and where they can spend it. With their goHenry debit cards, which are paired to an app and online account,... read more »

Greenlight’s Instantly Loadable Debit Card Helps Parents Raise Financially Smart Children

Greenlight’s Instantly Loadable Debit Card Helps Parents Raise Financially Smart Children

In a Nutshell: Every parent wants their child to grow up with solid financial know-how, but teaching proper spending and savings habits is difficult in a society that uses more plastic than cash. The Greenlight Debit Card for Kids helps parents introduce their children to modern payment methods with a card that pairs with a mobile application, allowing parents to automatically disburse allowance, and monitor and approve spending. Parents can set and pay an interest rate for money their... read more »

18 Best Credit Cards for Families in 2018

18 Best Credit Cards for Families in 2018

Kids aren't cheap. Ask any parent, and it will soon become obvious that those little bundles of joy come with great big price tags, ones that only seem to get larger as they age. In fact, several studies peg the cost of raising a child from birth to age 18 is over $230,000 — or around $13,000 a year. For a frugal family, those costs can certainly be decreased, and it doesn't necessarily take a bare-bones budget, either. Smart credit card use can be an easy way to find a little... read more »

ASHI’s Certified Home Inspectors Adhere to Rigorous Standards of Practice to Help Homebuyers Avoid Costly Repairs After Closing

ASHI’s Certified Home Inspectors Adhere to Rigorous Standards of Practice to Help Homebuyers Avoid Costly Repairs After Closing

In a Nutshell: Many homebuyers see a home inspection as a necessary step toward finalizing a mortgage. While that may be true in many cases, hiring the right inspector can mean the difference between buying the home of your dreams or settling into a 30-year nightmare. The nonprofit American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) created the first standards of practice for home inspections in 1976. Those standards have been adopted by many states and organizations today. An inspector must... read more »

Cozi: How the Family Organization App Helps Millions of Households Keep Their Schedules Organized and Pay Their Bills On Time

Cozi: How the Family Organization App Helps Millions of Households Keep Their Schedules Organized and Pay Their Bills On Time

In a Nutshell: Modern life can be overwhelming for families, who must manage commitments, schedules, and bills. Luckily, technology is helping to bridge the gap. Through its shared calendars and grocery lists, Cozi is one such application that has helped its over 20 million users keep their families organized. In addition to keeping everyone on the same page, Cozi also has cost benefits, like cutting back on duplicate grocery purchases and sending reminders to pay bills on time. ... read more »

U.S. Trust Insights on Wealth and Worth® Survey Shows How Opinions on Investing, Family and Philanthropic Giving Differ by Generation

U.S. Trust Insights on Wealth and Worth® Survey Shows How Opinions on Investing, Family and Philanthropic Giving Differ by Generation

In a Nutshell: The 2017 U.S. Trust Insights on Wealth and Worth survey illustrates that high-net-worth adults from various generations have differing opinions on wealth, family, investing, and philanthropy. As members of older generations hold on to jobs longer, millennials and members of Generation X look to create unique paths to navigate an overcrowded workforce that includes five generations. And while nearly all of the respondents give to philanthropic causes, there is a wide... read more »

200 Years of Relationships: BMO Harris Earns Our Editors’ Choice™ Award for Its High-Net-Worth Family Wealth Management Services

200 Years of Relationships: BMO Harris Earns Our Editors’ Choice™ Award for Its High-Net-Worth Family Wealth Management Services

In a Nutshell: A full two centuries ago, nine of Montreal's most prosperous merchants came together to build Canada's first bank. Today, the Bank of Montreal (BMO) continues to be one of North America's largest banks, servicing millions of clients around the world. Based on its entrepreneurial legacy, decades of real experience, and comprehensive offerings, BMO has earned our Editors' Choice™ Award for its high-net-worth Family Wealth Management services. Regardless of your level of... read more »