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200,000 kids every day are missing a birthday while they’re in quarantine. Let’s make sure they still feel special.

200,000 kids every day are missing a birthday while they’re in quarantine. Let’s make sure they still feel special.

Every day that America remains in quarantine, roughly 200,000 kids are missing their birthday celebrations: birthday cupcakes in class, birthday cards from auntie, the birthday gift ... continue reading

3 Reasons Why We’re #SorryNotSorry to see Toys R’Us Go

3 Reasons Why We’re #SorryNotSorry to see Toys R’Us Go

While we have nothing against the big-box toy retailer personally, we do have big issues with a retail brand aimed at separating parents from their ... continue reading

5 financial things you need to do before your kid’s 10th birthday (or ASAP if they’re 11)

5 financial things you need to do before your kid’s 10th birthday (or ASAP if they’re 11)

In addition to providing for your child’s mental, emotional, and physical well-being, it’s also important to invest in their overall financial health as well. While ... continue reading

5 things that every parent needs to know about personal finance to raise kids who…know about personal finance.

5 things that every parent needs to know about personal finance to raise kids who…know about personal finance.

While lots of parents know that personal finance is important for their families and their kids’ future, many parents actually teach their kids the wrong ... continue reading

5 things we LOVED about entering the Shark Tank ?

5 things we LOVED about entering the Shark Tank ?

So, Goalsetter was featured in this little show called Shark Tank last night… *Spoilers are ahead if you still want to watch the episode sometime ... continue reading

5 ways to teach your children about giving back: There’s no better time than the present hurricane

5 ways to teach your children about giving back: There’s no better time than the present hurricane

  Houston may seem 3000 miles away, but the devastation of Hurricane Harvey is impacting lots of families and is very real. For those of ... continue reading

Coronavirus and the family: we’re here to help.

Coronavirus and the family: we’re here to help.

I’m writing to you today from my kitchen counter/office/lunch table today, because I, like many of you, am home with my kids and trying to ... continue reading

How Meghan and Harry made “No Gifts, Please!” as cool as the Queen’s Corgis

How Meghan and Harry made “No Gifts, Please!” as cool as the Queen’s Corgis

No gifts.  No phones. No swords.  Those were the “no-no-no’s” at the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s Royal Wedding, which came with a 7-page list ... continue reading

If you want your kid to be financially healthy, you can move to Utah or start listening to more hip hop

If you want your kid to be financially healthy, you can move to Utah or start listening to more hip hop

So let’s just imagine for a second that your kid’s school sent a note home today and said that they’ve decided they’re eliminating the following ... continue reading

What to do when $1200 direct deposit hits your checking account.

What to do when $1200 direct deposit hits your checking account.

As you probably know by now, through the CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Rescue, and Economic Security) Act, all those eligible should receive $1200 in the checking account ... continue reading