Dads, Dollars and Debt: Financial Topics for Father’s Day

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Happy Father’s Day! This week, we’ll discuss important money topics for fathers.

Topic: Dads, Dollars and Debt: Financial Topics for Father’s Day

When: Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 3 p.m. ET.

Where: Twitter chatroom or join the live hashtag discussion.

The panel will include Laura J. LaTourette, CFP®: Founder of Family Wealth Management Group; Leslie H. Tayne, Esq: Founder and Managing Director of Tayne Law Group, P.C. (f/k/a The Law Offices of Leslie H. Tayne, P.C.); Beverly HarzogCredit Card Expert and Consumer Finance Analyst for U.S. News; Lawrence D. Sprung: CFP® President of Mitlin Financial, Inc.; Rod Griffin: Senior Director, Consumer Education and Advocacy, Experian and Christina Roman: Consumer Education and Advocacy Manager at Experian.

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Questions We’ll Discuss:

  1. What’s the best piece of financial advice you received from your father?
  2. How should fathers talk to their kids about money?
  3. What financial advice would you give to a new dad? 
  4. How can fathers incorporate financial lessons into everyday life with their children? 
  5. What advice do you have for dads who have taken a break from the work force to care for their families?  
  6. How can dads who are struggling to provide for their family ask for help? 
  7. What are some side hustles dads can do to help reduce unwanted debt? 
  8. Dads, how does focusing on your health now save you money and ensure you are able to share many more Father’s Days with your families? 
  9. How can you spoil your dad on a budget this Father’s Day? 
  10. Dads, what’s one piece of financial advice you hope your children will learn from you? 

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