There is no question that the Cayman economy is booming right now, providing great opportunities for the younger generation to make their mark.

Being young is all about having fun, discovering what you are passionate about, and socializing with friends. It is easy to put worries about the future on the back burner, figuring you’ll deal with them sometime down the road.

The fact is, it is never too early to start planning and saving for your future. The earlier you start, the less you’ll have to put away each month to get an impressive nest egg by the time you retire.

In this feature, we explore ways to make your dollar go further with suggestions on cutting costs, budgeting apps, and how to make savvy decisions when making important purchases.

Are you thinking about buying your first house? We’ve got advice on what you can expect, and how to make it a stress-free process.

If you are presently looking for a job, it is definitely worth looking at our piece on social media. The younger generation haven’t really known a world without Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and all those other familiar companies that allow you to put your life on the internet. Have you posted anything that could possibly damage your chances of getting a great position? Now is the time to be more aware of what you post so you don’t create obstacles for yourself in the long run.

When it comes to socializing without breaking the bank, What’s Hot! is your guide to happy hours and dining specials so you don’t have to skimp on a night out.

Find the balance between having fun being young and investing in your future. Your older self will thank you.