Tag Archives: Holidays

Don’t forget to be thankful this week

I don’t know about you, but sometimes I feel like Thanksgiving is simply an afterthought in the holiday spectrum. In fact, if you take a look at the ads in your newspaper this week, the real holiday is Black Friday … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Financial Plan, Personal Story | Tagged , | Comments Off on Don’t forget to be thankful this week

JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #16 The Power of Cash

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHighlights of today’s show: Don’t forget to give thanks for what you have this week How I experienced the power of cash when selling my car How you can increase your retirement savings 1% in … Continue reading

Posted in Charitable Giving, Credit Cards, Faith, Personal Story, Podcast | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #16 The Power of Cash

Friday Financial Tidbit-Paying off the mortgage is a marathon, not a sprint

Paying off the mortgage and becoming completely debt free is one of my family’s major financial goals. It’s a goal for others as well and I have also have had the privilege of interviewing couples who have paid off their … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Discipline, Friday Financial Tidbit, Spending | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Friday Financial Tidbit-The Holiday Challenge

Now that we are past Halloween and into the month of November, two things are upon us. 1.) The year is almost over. 2.) The holiday season is coming up.  I, like many people, enjoy this time of the year. … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Discipline, Friday Financial Tidbit, Spending | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Friday Financial Tidbit-The Holiday Challenge

Friday Financial Tidbit-Putting Halloween into perspective

This upcoming week you be might be spending some time and/or money on Halloween. If so, you aren’t alone. According to the National Retail Federation 71.5% of us will participate in Halloween activities this year with the total amount being … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Discipline, Friday Financial Tidbit, Spending | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Friday Financial Tidbit-December is different

The month of December is different. Yes, the weather starts to get colder, the sun sets earlier each day, and, depending where you live, the snow starts to fall on the ground.  But there are a lot of different things … Continue reading

Posted in Budgeting, Friday Financial Tidbit, Spending | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Friday Financial Tidbit-December is different