Gen Y- Start Today To Grow Your Money
Building wealth is more like a marathon than a sprint. The sooner you get your behaviour right, the better off you’ll be!
The other day, a young man I’ll call Chris wanted to pick my brain. Chris is a 25 year old first year teacher in northern Alberta and a good friend of my son’s. He is full of excitement, energy and enthusiasm for life and his new career in teaching. Chatting over a few drinks, Chris asked me what financial tips I could give him to help him be smart with money.
My son Jeff rolled his eyes and said to his buddy “Please don’t get Mom started on money…she may never stop”. He’s right; I love talking about money, especially with young adults. A great chance to share years of wisdom, experience and mistakes with hope that the next generation will do better than us. I’m rooting for Chris and the rest of Generation Y. With time on their side and easy access to knowledge, it’s an opportunity to do…
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