You live your live as socially and environmentally conscious as you can. You eat organic food, don’t buy products created in sweatshops or with child labor, and care about the environmental practices of the companies that produce the products you buy.
The phrases “financial planning”, “family finance” and “estate planning” are ones we hear often in the media. There always seems to be one expert or another touting their wisdom or promoting an idea or product. Much of the information out there seems to be contradictory. However, there are some basic truisms in finance, and that is what I will focus on in this chapter.