Stop Conforming: It’s Time to Consider a Financial Transformation

Take a deep breath. You just did something that you've been doing ever since you were born.  You've been welcoming oxygen into your body. You do this every day.  You do it without knowing it. You are who you are because you continue to unintentionally intake oxygen every few seconds of the day. I believe we as human beings learn habits, customs, preferences, and priorities without even … [Read more...]

10 Ways To Save When You’re Expecting a Baby

How To Save Money When Expecting A Baby Minimize your purchases until after your baby shower. Here’s one that embarrasses my wife – be willing to return/exchange shower gifts.  Better to have want you want then something that you’ll never use. Tell your friends.  Baby needs don’t last forever so there is probably someone who has a kid who just grew out of something.  The would be glad to … [Read more...]

Rethinking Retirement | Reasons I Spend Less Time (and Money) Saving for Retirement

I used to do a lot to plan for retirement.  But then I wised up. I find that as time passes I’m developing an increasing skepticism about the concept of retirement.  I definitely would say retirement is not the goal of life.  If we live within God’s calling, we should be able to work, play, and learn at all stages. I think Christians should be appropriately educated about the value of … [Read more...]