Sports Parents Sideline Their Own Financial Goals

November 21, 2016 | Megan Belt

Parents of young aspiring athletes are not only their biggest fans and cheerleaders, but also their biggest financial boosters.

A recent TD Ameritrade Survey revealed that sports parents are so invested in helping their kids achieve athletic aspirations that they’re often calling a time out on their own financial goals.

They’re making significant sacrifices to make their children’s sports dreams come true, like not regularly contributing to a retirement account.

Check out the infographic below to see what else the survey revealed. (click the image for a larger view)

 

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