With financial literacy month a little more than a week away, today I met, for the first time, with a “fiduciary standard” financial adviser, she was wonderful. I am looking forward to working with her to increase my investment portfolio, honestly, to just seriously get into better practice.
Check out Daily Worth’s 8 Basic Money Lessons Everyone Should Know, http://www.dailyworth.com/posts/3422-how-to-save-and-track-your-money/1. And wife.org is an awesome resource. Mint.com is a very useful tool for managing budgets and daily expenses.