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Review Your Health Insurance Plan

By | 2018-10-15T18:35:04+00:00 October 15th, 2018|Categories: Family Planning, Insurance Planning, Medicare, Single Point of View|Tags: |

For many people, fall marks the beginning of the open enrollment period for health insurance and other benefits.  For SPP clients you can expect to hear from Mary Casady in the coming weeks to collect some data for analysis (assuming you are either on Medicare/Exchange or have workplace coverage enrollment this time of year). This is [...]

How To Protect Your Children From Identity Theft

By | 2018-08-28T17:43:37+00:00 August 28th, 2018|Categories: Family Planning, General Planning, Single Point of View|Tags: |

We wanted to share this great article from the Wall Street Journal, "New on Parents’ To-Do List: Checking Children’s Credit History".  In it you will find some important resources for protecting your children from identity theft.  Experian estimates that identity theft will affect one in four children before they become an adult.  It's important to stay [...]

Hidden Costs of Stopping Work for Childcare

By | 2016-08-02T18:30:54+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Family Planning|Tags: |

The question of whether or not to have one parent stop working to provide childcare is a difficult one for many families.  The lifestyle we want for our families is all about choices and priorities.  There is no right or wrong choice.  There is no right or wrong priority.  This is one of the the beauties [...]

Children and Money

By | 2016-05-26T19:03:00+00:00 May 26th, 2016|Categories: Family Planning|Tags: |

We have been fortunate over the past couple of weeks to have Liam Cronan join us at Single Point to work on a few projects.  Liam is a senior at Thayer who will be attending Bentley in the fall.   In a previous blog we touched on the topic of how to help teach your children [...]

Should Kid's Have To Do Chores For Their Allowance?

By | 2015-08-05T19:04:00+00:00 August 5th, 2015|Categories: Family Planning|Tags: |

This is just one of many questions raised and explored around the subject of teaching kids about money in Ron Lieber's book "The Opposite of Spoiled".  The book visits with parents around the country to discuss ways to help kids learn about money, and help parents learn how to talk to their kids about money.  Too [...]