The AFCPE Blog is designed to provide new and insightful personal finance information for financial professionals – information that can be shared with both clients and consumers and provides new insights into education and practice.
We’ve all heard the old adage: give a man a fish, and he’ll eat for a day, but teach a man to fish, and he’ll never be hungry again. It was with that in mind that MAX by AccessLex® was designed, to be a sort of personal finance bait and tackle box, if you will. A first-of-its-kind comprehensive, innovative and effective financial education program created expressly for law students. With its in-depth curriculum and multi-faceted approach, MAX was built to drive the knowledge gain and behavior change essential to making sound financial decisions while in school — and in life.
A good credit history is crucial in today’s economy. Far more than just a number, a good credit score is a prerequisite for everyday financial services like a low-cost credit card, a bank account or car loan.
Investor Education & Protection: Starting The Critical Conversation about Retirement in Your Community
Retirement, Financial Education
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Every day you are faced with countless decisions affecting your finances. As an individual, you must be aware of your own financial decisions, but as a married couple, you must also be mindful of the financial decisions your spouse makes as well. In a marriage, a spouse can be the greatest asset or the greatest barrier to financial freedom.
A mindful attitude toward your view of money is a sensitive indicator of the richness or poverty of your spirit, and it is vital to your relationship with money.