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Latest Post: February 1, 2016

Personality Types and Savings

Episode four of the video series Own Your Money Own Your Life. A group of Millenial New Yorkers discuss what makes some "savers" and others "spenders".

About Tenderfoots

So, you’re a Tenderfoot.

Tenderfoots are still developing their financial identity and forming their approach to making decisions about their finances. It may be that until now Tenderfoots have not had many opportunities to make their own financial decisions. This can be the case if someone has made those decisions for them or if they have not had their own money up until this point. In order to start setting their own financial course, Tenderfoots will need to gather information about the types of decisions they will be expected to make, the options available in those decisions, and the pros and cons of those options.

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Savings Resources: Holiday and throughout the year

Posted by chartguy Monday, February 01 at 4:51 PM

I spent a little too much on the holidays. Now, I'm cutting back on going on to eat and the movies. ...


Posted by Dageeze Monday, February 01 at 4:48 PM

Not really and I don't think about it much. What I do think about is an emergency like if my car bre...