—New website encourages financial literacy for the next generation—
MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#personalfinance–Ahead of financial literacy month in April, SageVest Wealth Management
is excited to announce the launch of SageVestKids.com,
an online resource for parents to promote financial literacy for
children and their families.
The site uniquely blends developmental overviews with age-appropriate
financial skills and activities. Parents can find tips, tools and
resources, including hundreds of free activities, to help their children
succeed and grow up to be financially independent and responsible adults.
“SageVest appreciates the importance of family-focused financial
planning, including educating the next generation. Our new site allows
us to provide essential financial educational tools, regardless of
economic advantage. SageVestKids.com reflects our company’s strong
commitment to the financial wellbeing of all families,” says Jennifer
Myers, CFP®, President of SageVest Wealth Management.
A financial education can’t simply be taught in a classroom – it begins
at home and is learned over a lifetime. SageVestKids.com addresses
topics like the basics of budgeting and saving, age-appropriate chores
and allowances, and more complicated money management issues such as
college costs, debt and philanthropy.
shows that only 57 percent of adults in the U.S. are financially
literate, and the foundation of financial learning lies in childhood.
Developing a healthy money attitude can encourage self-confidence,
reduce stress, promote healthier relationships and encourage financial
freedom in the future. These are achievements that every parent wishes
for their children,” says Myers.
The site focuses on helping the next generation to become more
financially savvy and learn through real life experiences with the help
of positive financial role models. To learn more, visit SageVestKids.com.
About SageVest Wealth Management
Wealth Management, located in McLean, Va., provides comprehensive
investment and wealth management services to individuals, families,
trusts, and small businesses. SageVest Kids is the family-focused arm of
SageVest Wealth Management.