Author Archives: E. Scott Erickson

E. Scott Erickson’s vision is to empower Americans through financial education. For the last 30 years, he has been a successful financial advisor and avid public speaker in the Pacific Northwest.

Three Ways to Play with Money for Prizes that Aren’t the Lottery

January 9, 2016, was a pretty historic day for America. The largest grand prize in Lottery history—$1.5 billion dollars—was divided between three winners. Of course, millions of others were somewhat disappointed with the results.   If you played for this historic lottery jackpot, your imagination probably went wild with the possibilities of how life would […]