Kiplinger

Personal Finance Lessons From a NFL Pro

Brandon Copeland is an NFL linebacker who currently plays for the New York Jets. He teaches a college course on personal finance to undergraduates at his alma mater, the University of Pennsylvania.

Early in your NFL career, you traded

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Kiplinger

Kiplinger6 min read
The Power Company Fried My Appliances: What Are My Rights?
Who is responsible, and what should you do, when a repair crew from your local power utility negligently causes a power surge and all of your appliances -- everything that has wires and plugs into the wall -- are fried? That was the question from 8
Kiplinger4 min read
Give the Money, Keep the Tax Break with Donor-Advised Funds
I doubt many people would say that getting a deduction on their income taxes is their main motivation for charitable giving. It's more likely they've been inspired to support a cause they believe in or an organization they respect -- a children's ho
Kiplinger2 min read
Waterville, Me: A Smart Place to Retire
Population: 16,646 Cost of living: Not available Median home price: $147,000 College perk: Amateur musicians, including retirees, can audition for the Colby Symphony Orchestra and Wind Ensemble. This quiet New England town on the Kennebec River is ge