What Should I Do With My Paycheck?
Taught by Stephanie Genkin, CFP®
Stephanie Genkin is an independent fee-only CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™. Previously, she was a senior television news producer at CNN covering business, economics and personal finance. Her career explaining complicated money issues began more than 10 years ago when she landed a gig at CNNfn and she's been hooked ever since. Stephanie earned a Certificate in Financial Planning from NYU and is an adjunct instructor at NYU's School of Professional Studies, Department of Finance & Law. She is an active member of the Financial Planning Association of New York and is frequently quoted in the media (Yahoo Finance, USA Today, Huffington Post, MSN Money, AARP and others) on personal finance issues.
Most of us have many more financial goals than cash to spare. So deciding what to do with your paycheck after you've covered your basic expenses can be tough. After all, debt can be costly, but not having some savings puts you in a position where you can easily rack up more expensive debt. Where does retirement savings fit into the picture? What's the best use of a tax refund? Should you pay off your student loans before worrying about retirement?
Join us for answers to these questions and more.