One of the 5 P’s of Life is “Personal Finance” – your money. While money isn’t everything, it helps you achieve the lifestyle you want to live. Every Tuesday, we tweet personal finance tips to help you achieve your financial goals. Click here to follow us on Twitter. Below are some tips we tweeted last month.

Ask family and friends to contribute to your child’s college fund instead of buying toys and clothes. 

Help your adult child leave the nest by hiring a CFP® to work with them to create a budget – it will be better received coming from a third party.

If you’re buying merchandise online, make sure your browser is updated to protect you from unsafe sites and viruses.

Save big by learning when retailers mark down certain items: jewelry before Valentine’s Day, linens in Jan, fitness equipment early Jan, laptops during back to school sales, clothing near end of each season, mattresses during Memorial Day weekend.

References for our personal finance tips are listed below – click on the title to go to the link.

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ABOUT US: Transition Planning & Guidance, LLC, (“TransitionPG®”) looks at all aspects of life using the 5 P’s of Life – personal relationships, personal finance, profession, peace of mind, and physical health. While money helps you achieve many goals, it’s not the only thing to consider when developing a financial plan. Our mission is to help you define and achieve your financial, personal, and professional goals – especially during life transitions. Through our planning services and guidance plans, you take control of your money and life.


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