Women and financial planning
Source: IRIS (03-SEP-12)
Why financial planning
Like most people, you have hopes, dreams, and life goals for yourself and your family. These might include buying a home or business, saving for college education for your children, taking a dream vacation, reducing taxes, and retiring comfortably. Financial planning is the process of wisely managing your finances so that you can achieve your dreams and goals – while at the same time helping you negotiate the financial barriers that inevitably arise in every stage of life.
Managing your personal finances is ultimately your responsibility. However, you don’t have to do it alone. A qualified financial planner, such as a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) professional, can help you make decisions that make the most of your financial resources.