$1.6 billion reasons to be careful

Here’s a question? What has a 70% bankruptcy rate with 44% of people spending all the money within 5 years….that’s right “winning the lottery!” National Endowment for Financial Education Now in the true confessions department, I admit to playing the Powerball or Mega Millions some times when it gets above $200 million. Candidly, I have […]

THE LIFE INSURANCE RETIREMENT PLAN – REPORT (LIRP)

  At American Financial Literacy Institute we’re always looking for ways to better educate our people. In particular, we created a report called the Life Insurance Retirement Plan. In this report we compare some of the differences of using life insurance as a retirement planning alternative unlike a traditional 401k or something of this nature. […]

COLLEGE PLANNING – SPECIAL REPORT

I’m really excited about our college planning special report. In this report, we talk about some things that are really important when planning for college such as having an open dialogue with your son or daughter, different types of federal loans that you could potentially participate in, tips for to apply to colleges successfully, and […]

AFLI | UNDERSTANDING YOUR MONEY

  AFLI’s Mission is empower people to take better control of their financial lives. We do this through educational workshops giving unbiased informative information and ongoing content and materials. According to various studies as many as 90 percent of American’s site financial stress as the number one concern in their lives. In our four building […]

HEALTHCARE: HEART ATTACKS

Heart Attacks   Sometimes referred to as the “silent killer,” heart disease is officially the leading cause of death, claiming over 700,000 people a year.  A single EKG’s and MRI can cost over $5,000, hospital stays can average over $20,000, angiograms can be as much as $30,000, and a heart bypass can cost over $70,000. […]