Awhile back, I did an interview with NBC affiliate WESH 2 News in Orlando, FL. I gave thousands of viewers a few quick ideas of how to invest $1,000. From investing in the Stock Market to investing in yourself, I offered a tip for everyone. Investing $1,000 is only a start but it’s a step in the right direction when you are working on improving your financial circumstances.
Millennials are the largest generation in the U.S. labor force. They are making a significant contribution to our economy. According to experts, millennials are:
heavy on social media
making large purchases online
purchasing name brand items
traveling more than previous generations
The one thing that millennials aren’t doing is SAVING. Unfortunately, saving for retirement is not at the top of their “to do” list. Financial professionals, like myself, are hoping to change that. Here are a few things that millennials should be doing now:
Summer is just around the corner and school is coming to an end. Many parents will be looking for ways to keep their kids busy. There are the normal summer camps, sports camps and family vacations, but what about making money? How can kids make some extra cash? After all, we want our kids to be financially smart and make good money decisions–right? Right!