Welcome to the latest Financial Friday Round-Up, our weekly column filled with the best things for you to read, watch or listen to regarding finance around the web. Below you will find articles on paid time off, how to pay for college, the crypto crash, and more.
How Many Vacation Days Should You Take If You Are Self-Employed?
Business Insider talked to Jen Glantz, entrepreneur and founder of Bridesmaid for Hire, about how the self-employed can determine the right amount of vacation days they can take each year and still stay balanced with their business. Check out this interview for more insight.
How Much Money Do You Really Save by Not Having Kids?
A few big pillars of financial services revolve around caring for children, from how much life insurance to buy to saving for college. But what about the financial advisors who specialize in couples without children? Read this piece from The Wall Street Journal to find out more about this interesting subsection.
How to Pay for College
On the other hand, those with children are watching another school year come to a close. Here with timely advice on how to pay for college is this Money article published this week.
How a Trash-Talking Crypto Founder Caused a $40 Billion Crash
In the wake of last week’s cryptocurrency crash, The New York Times has tried to get to the bottom of why it all happened by profiling the founder of two currencies that caused it. Check out this article for a glimpse into how it all went wrong.