Welcome to Money in Your Twenties
Few schools teach financial literacy and most young adults cannot afford a financial planner. Through our website, new book, and seminars, Money in Your Twenties gives you the straightforward guidance you need to avoid common money mistakes and to thrive financially.
Of all the misconceptions about money, the most unhelpful is the idea that handling money is “common sense.” The truth is the opposite. Success with money requires learning things that make no sense (our tax code); learning things that make some sense but require guidance (how to live within your means), and learning things that are totally new like the unique language of money (“premiums,” “deductibles,” “tax credits”).Read More
A new college graduate with a starting salary of $40,000 can expect to pay about $8,000 in taxes. While your actual tax bill varies by state and personal circumstances (for example, having kids makes a big difference), the question for novice earners remains – Why?!Read More
Working for a craft beer company that offers a week of paid leave when you get a new dog may sound like the millennial dream scenario, but it’s reality for employees at BrewDog.
The Scottish-based brewery announced the incredible work perk on its Web site, granting a full week off to any of its employees across the globe.Read More
Ask twentysomethings to tell you stories of their financial nightmares, and you’re likely to hear of these money vampires: the bank, the car, and the “cancel at any time” offer.
Unless you store your money in a coffin, choosing the correct checking account is important.Read More