“Debt is one person's liability, but another person's asset.” -Paul Krugman, American Economist
By Kathy Longo, CFP®, CAP®, CDFA
Sunday, 17 February 2019
We hear it all the time, everywhere, that Americans have too much debt. The debt of individuals 65 or older has risen 48% between 2003 and 2015.[i] The student loan debt hit $1.53 trillion in 2018.[ii] Americans now also have the highest credit-card debt in U.S. history with over $1 trillion owed.[iii] Considering that household debt hit a record high of $13.5 trillion[iv] you can see we are dragging a lot of debt around with us. What’s important to remember is that not all debt is created equal. In fact, some debt may be good.
Kathy Longo Shares Her Expertise With Barron's
Thursday, 10 January 2019
Always an advocate for open conversations around money and financial planning Kathy Longo recently shared her expertise with Barron's for their article, How to Talk to Your Family About Money.
Thursday, 08 November 2018
Kathy Longo recently spoke to American Express' Open Forum about her tips for helping your business flourish.
"There's no time like the present to take a close look at your business's finances and make any necessary changes. Solid financial planning can help provide direction and healthy business growth..."
Saturday, 03 November 2018
Recently, Kathy Longo sat down with the Epoch Times to discuss how helping your children develop healthy money habits today will increase their chances for a happier life.
Friday, 19 October 2018
Kathy Longo discusses the importance of giving your children a strong financial education with the Savannah Tribune in 6 Ways To Teach Your Kids About Finance.