Tag: financial freedom

The Fiscal Cliff and You

You hear about it on the news all of the time. You read about it in the newspaper. But what is “The Fiscal Cliff”? Go back in time to August 2, 2011. The United States had hit the debt ceiling.…

Plan on Having a Great 2012!

It’s a new year — full of possibilities. You stand at a cross roads. Will this be just another year, or will this be the turning point in your life? It’s up to you. The year of 2012 can be…

Managing Your Money: Savings

This is part two of a three-part series on managing your money. SAVINGS This isn’t secret or new information. You know how important it is to save money, whether it’s for an emergency fund, your retirement, or for a special…

Managing Your Money-Budget

This is part one of a three-part series on managing your money. BUDGET Yes, the dreaded “B” word. Many people cringe at the very mention of a budget. Most people feel restricted and deprived when they try to live by…

What Are You Dwelling On?

“The mind has a wonderful capacity to translate our thoughts into their physical counterpart. If you allow your mind to dwell on thoughts of poverty and failure, you can be sure that will become your destiny. But if you focus…

But, I Want it Now!

Have you noticed that you have this little child that lives inside of you? Sometimes, when you see something you want it, and you want it now! There is quality that separates children from responsible adults: it’s called “delayed gratification”.…

The Great Recovery

Dave Ramsey has started a grass-roots movement called “The Great Recovery”. Have you heard about it? God is the Author of our hope. He’s the beginning and the end, the Alpha and the Omega. He alone meets our need! Ramsey’s…

How Much is Enough?

I’m sure you’ve heard them… the pious people who say they don’t need a lot of money, they only want enough to take care of their needs. This is usually said in a “holier than thou” manner as if there…