If kids can get organized for the start of school, adults should be able to do something similar with their finances.
So says Jessica Dickler of CNBC. With back to school season in full swing, now is the perfect time to take a look and make sure your finances are all in order.
These days, families have less slack in their budgets than before, according to research by The Pew Charitable Trusts. Household spending has risen 25 percent or more in the past two decades, even adjusting for inflation — yet incomes have not kept pace, the study said.
Take some time to look over CNBc’s 4 steps to ace a fall financial checkup. It may just save you a boatload of cash.
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