Money Won’t Solve Your Financial Problems

It's easy to think that if we earned just a bit more money, we'd be able to get ahead; that a few hundred dollars more a month will do the trick, or that a six-figure income is what really makes becoming wealthy possible. But contrary to popular opinion, that's simply not true. You may have … Continue reading Money Won’t Solve Your Financial Problems

Five Facts About Identity Theft And What To Do About It

The idea of having your identity stolen is terrifying. The fact that someone can literally take your information and pose as you to fraudulently conduct transactions can leave us feeling very vulnerable and violated. Identity theft is one of the fastest growing criminal activities in our world today, and it's not going away any time … Continue reading Five Facts About Identity Theft And What To Do About It

The Not-So-Secret Tool That Will Help You Become Wealthy

There's a misconception that people who become wealthy these days somehow got there through special knowledge, sophisticated investment strategies, or (most cynical of all) by "stealing" from other people. All of the above things are untrue, and are demonstrably untrue thanks to Chris Hogan's study of over 10,000 American millionaires. The steps to achieving wealth … Continue reading The Not-So-Secret Tool That Will Help You Become Wealthy

5 Ways to Go to College and Graduate School Debt-Free

One of the common beliefs in our culture about post-secondary education is that it is impossible to attend an institution of higher learning without accruing debt. Quite simply, that's nonsense. There are plenty of ways to cash flow and fund your education without sacrificing your future earnings to loan payments. Here are five ways to … Continue reading 5 Ways to Go to College and Graduate School Debt-Free

U.S. Credit Card Debt Hits A Staggering New Record

For some reason, Americans appear to have a love affair with credit cards. We as a society seem to just love racking up debt to big banks, sending our money back to them with loads of interest on top, then having the nerve to complain about how we don't have enough money at the end … Continue reading U.S. Credit Card Debt Hits A Staggering New Record

The Power and Necessity of Focus

If you're married, do you remember when you and your spouse were dating? Do you remember how much time you spent together, nurturing the relationship, building intimacy and trust over months and years? I certainly hope you do! You may not have consciously noticed it, but what you were doing was intentionally focusing on your … Continue reading The Power and Necessity of Focus

Ever Have Buyer’s Remorse? Here’s A Strategy To Prevent It In The Future

How many times have you ever bought an item only to wake up the next morning and suddenly have that feeling of remorse for the transaction? Odds are, if you're a person over the age of 12, that's happened to you at some point. What if you've had this experience multiple times in your life … Continue reading Ever Have Buyer’s Remorse? Here’s A Strategy To Prevent It In The Future

A Step-By-Step Process For Buying a Used Car

Buying a replacement vehicle can seem like a daunting task. There are plenty of slick used car salesmen out there who are more than happy to rip us off with a lemon and have the audacity to say "buyer beware." Guys (and gals) like that have a well-deserved reputation, so it's understandable that many people … Continue reading A Step-By-Step Process For Buying a Used Car

97% of Millionaires Believe This One Thing, And It Makes ALL The Difference

In Chris Hogan's recently published book Everyday Millionaires, he wrote about some really fascinating statistics on typical American millionaires. The truth is far from media portrayals. Few millionaires ever hold an executive position, nor are many of them celebrities or professional athletes. Most simply worked hard over their entire lives, stayed out of debt, and invested … Continue reading 97% of Millionaires Believe This One Thing, And It Makes ALL The Difference

We Are All Rolling A Snowball In One Direction Or Another; Where Are You Rolling?

The debt snowball is a process you may be familiar with, especially if you've done any listening to Dave Ramsey in the past 25 years. But the concept of the snowball transcends just the idea of paying off debt. Indeed, almost every area of our life is in one way or another a sort of … Continue reading We Are All Rolling A Snowball In One Direction Or Another; Where Are You Rolling?

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