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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #118-Your Life Has Changed, But Is Your Coverage Up To Date?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Life events that need you to look at your finances Why your life insurance coverage may not be enough Is your emergency fund at the level you want it to be? Why we … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #94-Three things to do before considering purchasing a home

Podcast: Play in new window | Download It’s important to know what to do when purchasing a home Even more important to know what to do before you start the process The most important three things to do before we … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #85-Using financial products for what they are intended for

Podcast: Play in new window | Download A lot of times financial stress is caused by using financial products not in a way that they were originally intended for Why retirement, insurance, emergency savings, and your house shouldn’t be used … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #71-“The Disease of More”

Podcast: Play in new window | Download How the “Disease of More” applies to our finances Why we think we’ll be content with “just a little bit more” Is it wrong to want more? The fine line between being content … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-Life is going to happen, so let it happen with an emergency fund

To receive notifications of new posts, please join our email list. As an adult it takes all of about two days for you to realize that life doesn’t always work out the way you planned. Sometimes it is in minor … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-Living on one income

For about two years now, my wife and I have been a one income family. We do that by choice as one of our family’s financial goals is for my wife to stay at home with our son. So far … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-What’s an emergency?

Having an emergency fund today is paramount in having a healthy financial plan. Unfortunately, most people today are walking around without one. According to a recent survey, almost 2/3 of Americans could not pay for a $1,000 emergency without going … Continue reading

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Youtube Video: Why we have an emergency fund

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The Emergency Fund-Turning a crisis into an inconvenience

Often I talk about the importance of an emergency fund in a healthy financial plan. However, recent stats show that most American do not have an adequate three to six months worth of expenses saved up. A careerbuilder.com survey found … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast:The 3 things we do with money-Saving Part I

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIn today’s podcast we start to talk about saving, specifically saving for emergencies.  What exactly is an emergency fund?  What constitutes an emergency?  Where should you keep your emergency fund and most importantly how … Continue reading

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