Archive for April, 2014

Smart Money Smart Kids

smartmoneysmartkidsDave Ramsey has done it again, and this time, he has included his daughter, Rachel Cruze. With Dave’s normal energy and mission to teach everyone to live debt free and Rachel’s passion for the younger generations to learn it is possible, the product they’ve put out here is outstanding.  Read More

Dave Ramsey has done it again, and this time, he has included his daughter, Rachel Cruze. With Dave’s normal energy and mission to teach everyone to live debt free and Rachel’s passion for the younger generations to learn it is possible, the product they’ve put out here is outstanding.

Would you hire you?

resumeIf you owned a company, and you were looking to hire a manager, would you hire you based on your life’s resume?  If you had to give examples of how well you managed your spiritual, relational, financial, and professional life, what would your resume look like?  Obviously we never put the bad things on paper when trying to get a job, but God is the owner of everything, so we can’t hide anything anyways! That being said, how’s your resume look?  Is it plagued with poor management ability?  I know mine was, but here are 3 ways you can overcome your past and lay a good foundation for the future. Read More

If you were to own a company, and you were looking for a manager, would you hire you based on your life’s resume? If you had to give examples of how well you managed your spiritual, relational, financial, and professional life, what would your resume look like?

A Small Sacrifice

“You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.” – Gordon B. Hinkley

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As I have mentioned before, becoming a great steward is not a destination but a life-long journey. I’m walking the journey just as you are, and God constantly reveals to me ways I can be a better manager of His blessings in my life.  Recently, God made me very aware making small sacrifices for a short period of time would not only prove to be great investments for my family financially, but in turn, great investments for my family in every aspect. Read More

“You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.” – Gordon B. Hinkley As I have mentioned before, becoming a great steward is not a destination but a life-long journey. I’m walking the journey just as you are, […]

Are You a $7.25 Employee?

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What’s the best way you place value on yourself?  Is it by what you own? How about by your current hourly wage? How about this question, do you work based on your current hourly wage?  Let me tell you what brought this on. Read More

What’s the best way you place value on yourself?  Is it by what you own? How about by your current hourly wage? How about this question, do you work based on your current hourly wage?  Let me tell you what brought this on.

What’s Wrong With Savings Challenges

wrongwithsavingschallengesHave you become one of the many many many people who are caught up in one of the savings challenges?  If you haven’t heard of these yet, they’re spreading the social networks like wild fire, and for someone who doesn’t have a habit of saving any money, they can be both good and bad.  If you jump right into one without any thought, you’re not going to succeed.  You might succeed in completing the savings challenge, but you’re going to fail in another area of your life unless you take the right approach to one of these challenges.  The sink or swim method for these challenges will almost always end in sinking. Read More

Have you become one of the many many many people who are caught up in one of the savings challenges?  If you haven’t heard of these yet, they’re spreading the social networks like wild fire, and for someone who doesn’t have a habit of saving any money, they can be both good and bad.  If […]