Making More Money Isn’t the Answer to Your Financial Problems

Making More Money Isn’t the Answer to Your Financial Problems

I have heard the excuses a thousand times.  If I could just make more money, I could afford to save money.  If I made more money, I could tithe.  Ha-ha.  If I could just make more money, I wouldn’t have these problems.  The little man just can’t get ahead.  Things are...
How to Save When it is Hard to Save

How to Save When it is Hard to Save

Why on earth is it so hard to save money?  I mean you add up your bills and your monthly income and it looks like you should have money left over, but that isn’t the case.  Month after month, your savings balance is a big fat zero.  Why do people find it so hard to...
10 Easy Fundraising Ideas

10 Easy Fundraising Ideas

Are you having a tough time coming up with easy fundraising ideas that sell themselves?  We raise money every year for my daughter’s Walk-N-Roll for spina bifida.  The proceeds go to our local Spina Bifida Association.  We do a combination of a few of these...
7 Things That Will Destroy Your Budget

7 Things That Will Destroy Your Budget

Starting to budget is like getting a root canal.  You know you need it, but you don’t want to do it.  You can get nickel and dimed to death if you don’t pay attention.  Little things add up quickly!  Sometimes you don’t think you spend a lot of money on something, but...
3 Reasons You Should Balance Your Checkbook

3 Reasons You Should Balance Your Checkbook

You think balancing your checkbook is something you don’t have time to do anymore.  I mean why balance it when the bank keeps an accurate record of what you have in your account?  Isn’t that a waste of time?  Isn’t that doing double work?  Who does that anymore...
Are Consignment Sales Worth Your Time & Money

Are Consignment Sales Worth Your Time & Money

Kid’s clothes can be so expensive! It seems like they go through about 10 outfits in a day.  My daughter had acid reflux and seriously went through a bib and burp cloth at almost every feeding.  The first year, your child will grow so fast, it will seem like you are...