2 Nephi 25:26 “And we talk of Christ, we rejoice in Christ, we preach of Christ, we prophesy of Christ, and we write according to our prophecies, that our children may know to what source they may look for a remission of their sins.”
I found an article that has been floating around the twittersphere today which says that 1 in 5 young adults between the ages of 18-34 receives some kind of a regular allowance from their parents or family members.¹ This is an important topic to discuss, because if you are included in this group—either the recipient or the giver—your financial future will be impacted and your goal of financial independence will be difficult to achieve.
This might surprise some of you (and by some of you, I mean the one or two people who have actually read this thing), but for several years I worked as a collector for a local utility company. If you think about it hard enough you might be able to figure it out– I’ll give you a hint… it heats your house and gives you hot water.
As a kid, did you ever use a magnifying glass to fry a grasshopper on the sidewalk during a hot, sunny day? Well, that is the power of focus. Over a broad area, the sun provides light and warmth. But when harnessed through a small lens, it can fry a bug.
If you are going to get out of debt and stay out of debt, then you better become really good at budgeting. Budgeting is essential to winning financially and the key component to an efficient personal financial plan. An effective way to help you and your household stay within the budget is utilizing the envelope […]
Since I began my journey to live debt-free, I’ve come across a whole lot of naysayers who seem to think my new perspective on money and debt is flawed. People are always trying to influence me and debate with me on why I should be in debt, or why it is ok to go into […]