How I Really Learned about Personal Finance

How I Really Learned About Personal Finance

Photo by Karolina Grabowska from Pexels 𝗛𝗼𝘄 𝗜 𝗥𝗲𝗮𝗹𝗹𝘆 𝗟𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗻𝗲𝗱 𝗔𝗯𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝗣𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗼𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗙𝗶𝗻𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲.I grew up in a modest family, and no one had any money, so no one could mentor us on how to handle it. Specifically how to hang on to it. Though I now have several degrees focused on money: Accounting, Finance, and Tax. I suspect, as is usually the case, my strongest lessons learned were through experience, my own, and those I could observe. My older, now late, brother landed a well-paying, union job with the Long Island Rail Road. He was what you would call a… Continue reading