8 Financial Tips For Young Adults

AAA

Unfortunately, personal finance has not yet become a required subject in high school or college, so you might be fairly clueless about how to manage your money when you're out in the real world for the first time. If you think that understanding personal finance is way above your head, though, you're wrong. All it takes to get started on the right path is the willingness to do a little reading - you don't even need to be particularly good at math. To help you get started, we'll take a look at eight of the most important things to understand about money if you want to live a comfortable and prosperous life.

  1. No results found.
Related Articles
  1. Personal Finance

    Use These 8 Tips When Starting on Your Financial Path

    Here are eight tips to get you headed toward a more secure financial life.
  2. Personal Finance

    2 Statements to Help You Understand Your Finances

    A balance sheet and cash flow statement will help you understand where you stand financially.
  3. Investing

    Portfolio Management For the Under-30 Crowd

    Young investors have some advantages over their older counterparts. Read on to learn how to build a portfolio that will grow with you.
  4. Investing

    Women: Invest in Your Financial Literacy

    Learning about money may seem intimidating, but it's not as hard as it looks.
  5. Tech

    Financial Planning: Can You Do it Yourself?

    There's no shortage of financial advice out there, but do you have the inclination, time and skills to do it yourself?
  6. Managing Wealth

    Top 4 (Financial) Life-Changing Events

    Good or bad, major life transitions carry daunting challenges along with them, especially for your finances.
  7. Personal Finance

    Your Finances: How to Know How You’re Doing

    Are you’re doing what you should to set yourself up for financial success?
  8. Retirement

    For Young Investors: Too Many Choices, Too Few Dollars

    Your retirement may be decades away, but this is no time to procrastinate.
  9. Investing

    10 Ways To Prepare For A Personal Financial Crisis

    Life is unpredictable, but if there's anything you can do to stave off disaster, it's to be prepared and be careful.
  10. Personal Finance

    8 Money Rules for Newlyweds

    Use these eight tips to make the financial part of your marriage as happy as the rest of it.
Hot Definitions
  1. Retirement Planning

    Retirement planning is the process of determining retirement income goals and the actions and decisions necessary to achieve ...
  2. Drawdown

    The peak-to-trough decline during a specific record period of an investment, fund or commodity. A drawdown is usually quoted ...
  3. Inverse Transaction

    A transaction that can cancel out a forward contract that has the same value date.
  4. Redemption

    The return of an investor's principal in a fixed income security, such as a preferred stock or bond; or the sale of units ...
  5. Solvency

    The ability of a company to meet its long-term financial obligations. Solvency is essential to staying in business, but a ...
  6. Dilution

    A reduction in the ownership percentage of a share of stock caused by the issuance of new stock. Dilution can also occur ...
Trading Center