Tips For Teaching Financial Skills To Kids Of All Ages
News from Sacramento Bee:

/PRNewswire/ — According to a recent BMO Harris Bank national survey conducted by Ipsos America, Inc., a leading market research company, nine out of ten (89 percent) U.S. parents think that they are an important resource for their children to learn basic money management. Unfortunately, less than four of ten (36 percent) parents talk to their kids about money management on a regular weekly basis.

Now that children have settled into another school year, BMO Harris Bank suggests that it is an opportune time for parents to start teaching their kids about the basics of investing and saving for the future.

“Learning doesn’t stop when the school bell rings at the end of the day,” said BMO Harris Bank Indiana President, Tim Massey. “It’s never too early to introduce kids to the world of finance and that can start in the home. Even very young children can learn basic money skills, while older children can be taught about the stock market and the importance of setting financial goals.”

BMO Harris Bank offers tips for parents on how to teach their children about saving and investing at any age:

The Early Years: The Value of Saving (suggested ages: 5 to 9) As soon as children start to collect a few coins and understand the value of money, open a savings acc…………… continues on Sacramento Bee

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Seacoast National Bank sponsors seminar on Social Security tips
News from TCPalm:

— Seacoast Wealth Management is presenting a free, informational Social Security seminar at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, at the Seacoast National Bank branch in Port St. Lucie, located at 9698 S. U.S. 1. The seminar is an information-packed hour geared toward those approaching retirement who are looking for options on how Social Security fits into their retirement planning.

“We are looking forward to helping people understand the investments that comprise their financial plan and how Social Security fits into that plan,” said Tim Haas, financial adviser with Seacoast Wealth Management. “We want to help clients meet their financial goals for retirement.”

Haas holds Series 7 and 65 Securities Registrations, and is licensed in Florida for Life and Annuity Insurance. He has been with Seacoast for more than 16 years.

To learn more about Social Security and how it can play an important role in your retirement income planning, please attend this informative seminar. The event is free, but reservations are required. To reserve your space, call 772-337-3155.

Seating for this seminar is very limited, but space is still available. To make reservations, call (772) 337-3155.

Seacoast National Bank is the operating arm of Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida (NASDAQ: SBCF). With over $ 2 billion in assets and…………… continues on TCPalm

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