We have all heard cliches that describe a dilemma. For example: “That puts me between a rock and a hard place;” or, “the horns of a dilemma;” or, “he’s in such a pickle”; or, “they are between the devil and the deep blue sea;” and my favorite, “he’s between a whale’s belly and the bottom of the ocean.”
Opening a savings account with your local bank may provide an easy way to put money away for safekeeping, but the thought of doing more can be tempting.
While your money will earn a small rate of interest with a savings account, you may want to consider an “investing” program that can potentially earn more from the money you put away.
If investing is something that piques your interest, but you’re not quite sure where to begin, consider two of the most basic types of investments — stocks and bonds.
Lincoln Parish 4-H welcomes the youth of Lincoln Parish to participate in a “learning-by-doing” environment where they are able to actively participate in hands-on experiences and make a lasting impact in their communities. 4-H focuses on the following three national initiative areas: Science, Engineering and Technology (SET), Healthy Living and Citizenship. The Louisiana 4-H Youth Development program is an invaluable and essential source of non-formal education.