Ep.82 – Dr. Riley Moynes – Squeezing All The Juice Out Of Retirement

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Dr. Riley Moynes, 4 Phases of Retirement, TEDx

Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast | Amazon Music | Spotify When you envision what retirement looks like, what comes to mind first?  Bucket lists, freedom, the ability to do anything you want?  What about the loss of identity, purpose, or relationships? Our lives are full of under-rated transitions, and the transition from your career to retirement, … Read More

4 More Reasons to Save in a 529 Plan

Paul FennerEducation Planning

College Planning, Triplets

A week ago, I had a post tying retirement and college planning/saving together. Below are four more reasons why 529 plans can be the best vehicle to save for college Lower Impact on Financial Aid than Other Savings Options Many parents worry that a 529 savings account can adversely affect eligibility for financial aid.  However, so long as the parent … Read More

Ep.81 – Jayne Monroe – A Triplet Mom’s Fight For Her Kids

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Jayne Monroe, Parent, Triplet mom, ADHD

Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast | Amazon Music | Spotify What if you had to choose between your family or your career?  While the answer may seem obvious, the complications behind such a decision can be endless. This is the precise situation that Jayne Monroe and her husband Mike found themselves in after having one of … Read More

Ep.80 – Todd Adams – How to Evolve as a Parent

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Todd Adams, Zen Parenting Radio, MenLiving

Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast | Amazon Music | Spotify As a parent, do you see raising your kids as an opportunity to improve yourself?  Does being a parent help or force you to change the behavior you want to model for your kids? Todd Adams is a regular dad trying to do extraordinary things.  While … Read More

4 Reasons to Save in a 529 Plan

Paul FennerEducation Planning

College Planning, Triplets

Want to know all the great reasons why you should choose a 529 plan to save for your kids’ college? This quick list will give you the key benefits at a glance. Easy & Convenient Most plans can easily open an account in just 15 minutes.  By setting up automatic contributions from your bank account, making regular contributions becomes a … Read More

Ep.79 – Anya Kamenetz – The Stolen Year

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Anya Kamenetz, the stolen year

Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast | Amazon Music | Spotify What if, one day, you decided to quit your job?  Without having another one already lined up? This is the email Anya Kamenetz sent, which instantly grabbed my attention.  Anya covered education for many years, including at NPR, where she co-created the podcast Life Kit: Parenting. … Read More

Is being a hard worker a gene passed down from your family?

Paul FennerLifestyle

Is being a hard worker a gene passed down from your family? My grandfather passed away in July.  No need to be sad; he was almost 103. Do you realize how many stories you get to hear when you meet someone who has lived that long? The story that stands out most to me is what a hard worker my … Read More

Ep.77 – Cathy Adams – Parenting With No Age Limits

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Cathy Cassani Adams, Zen Parenting

Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast | Amazon Music | Spotify Are you willing to do the work and focus on someone else besides yourself?  Are you willing to be a better person for it? These are the same questions that drive Cathy Adams, a self-awareness expert, podcast host, & author focus on helping parents and empowering … Read More

Ep.76 – Dr. Lindsay Malloy – Parenting After COVID

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Dr. Lindsay Malloy, Pandemic Parenting

Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast | Amazon Music | Spotify How are you adjusting to parenting as we move into a post-Covid world?  Are you back to the rat race and overscheduling that so many parents experience before Covid? Dr. Lindsay Malloy is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Ontario Tech University, specializing in developmental and … Read More