Who’s Who in the World of Accounting – An MFF Lunch and Learn

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CFO. CPA. CMA. Controller. Auditor. Finance Manager. Financial Analyst. Bookkeeper. Tax Accountant. Staff Accountant. The accounting and finance industry is filled with a wide variety of professionals who record, analyze, and maintain financial accounts and statements.  Listen in as Jessica Boulerice, CMA, the founder of Sterling House Advisors, introduces us to the people behind the […]

Breaking the Social Norm: Talking with Friends About Money

Most of us have been taught money is one of the things that you just do not talk about. There can be a sense of anxiety, judgment and vulnerability when it comes to talking about personal finances because money can be deeply intertwined with ego, identity, beliefs, and sense of self-worth. It can be difficult […]

Back-to-Basics: Improving Your Financial Capability

Does thinking about your personal finances overwhelm you? Make you nervous? Anxious? Are you ready to push the reset button and make a plan to improve your financial picture? Knowing that knowledge is power, listen in as we talk about credit scores, credit reports and emergency funds. This knowledge will help you keep your finances […]

Understanding the Process for First-Time Homeowners

By Tori Berube, Director of Marketing and Outreach Buying a home is one of life’s major decisions, especially for first-time homebuyers. Neighborworks® Southern New Hampshire’s HomeOwnership Program Director Paul McLaughlin recently joined us to share the factors to consider when beginning the homebuying process. While buying a home may help you build equity and provide housing […]

“A Teacher to All:” MFF Founder Peter Morgan

Morgan Franklin Fellowship Foundation (MFF) founder Peter Morgan has a deep desire to promote civic virtue. Illustrated through his passion to teach people about money and how it works, Peter is driven to show how this knowledge can forever change the trajectory of someone’s life. In the latest installment of our “Coffee and Conversation” series, Peter shares the story behind creating his legacy – Morgan Franklin Fellowship (MFF).

Income Taxes 101: What You Need to Know When Filing Your 2020 Taxes

By: Tori Berube, Director of Marketing & Outreach This year, federal income tax filing season begins Friday, February 12th, after being delayed due to the passing of December’s COVID-19 stimulus bill. And yes, income tax forms still need to be filed by April 15th!  Cary Gladstone, the Senior Director of Asset Building Strategies for New […]

How to Construct a Story

By: Tori Berube, Director of Marketing & Outreach Everyone has to tell a story sometime. Maybe it’s a formal business presentation to a customer. Maybe it’s pitching an idea to business colleagues or a supervisor. Maybe it’s a school assignment or report. Maybe, if you are a Morgan Franklin Fellowship Fellow, it’s the presentation for […]

MFF and NHGSA Conversation

The Morgan Franklin Fellowship (MFF) team recently had the pleasure of conducting a conversation/interview with NH Granite State Ambassadors (NHGSA). NHGSA is a nonprofit organization which provides professional volunteers at over 20 visitor information centers and to over 20 special events each year throughout the state of New Hampshire. A unique connection between our two […]

The Basics of a Real Estate Proforma

Are you considering investing in commercial or residential real estate as part of your financial plan? If so, first-time investors will want to know how to prepare, read and understand a real estate proforma, which analyzes a property’s potential income and determines what you can expect for a property’s cash flow or net operating income […]

Holiday Spending in 2020

By: Tori Berube, MFF Marketing & Outreach As the 2020 holiday gift-giving season rapidly approaches, we know gift-giving may change this year for many of us. Recently our MFF team, two of our MFF Fellows and some of our friends engaged in a lively discussion about important things to consider as you plan for your holiday […]