Starting off another week here with some great Top Links! Last week I wrote a new post for the Living With Money blog, so be sure to check that out as well. Let’s make it a great week!
Here’s what I’ve been reading this morning:
‘The Pillars of Financial Planning’ – Tim Mullooly – Living With Money
- After passing the CFP exam in March, I took some time to reflect on all of the material covered in the exam. It became clear to me that any good financial plan relies upon the same few pillars. Find out what they are in my latest post!
‘The Last Time Inflation Was This High’ – Ben Carlson – A Wealth of Common Sense
- Inflation has been the talk of the town in 2022, and it’s no surprise that we haven’t seen inflation this high in decades. Ben writes about the last time inflation was this high, and the surrounding economic factors that led to it, and came from it.
‘What is the True Cost of Inflation? It’s Complicated’ – JJ McCorvey, Ayse Kelce, Brian Whitton – The Wall Street Journal
- Every month we get the overall inflation numbers for the economy, but what does that actually cost you? There are different areas of the economy impacted more than others, and this article looks into just how much you may be feeling the impact.
‘Inflation is Suddenly Making College More Expensive Than Ever’ – Jessica Dickler – CNBC
- Between the massive amounts of student loan debt and rising tuition costs, college is already an extremely expensive endeavor for most people. This year, inflation has been making it even more difficult to afford.