April 2010

What’s Your Plan?

April 27, 2010

Tweet The other day I was talking to one of my wife’s co-workers. He knows I do financial coaching and he was pretty proud of himself for the way he has handled his money thus far. He was wondering what I could do for someone in his financial position. For someone who is fairly young, […]

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Are You Off Track?

April 27, 2010

Tweet Have you ever heard someone say that their finances are off track? Maybe you’ve said it yourself. Is your spending off track? Is your retirement off track? How do you know? If you aren’t living on a budget, or if you don’t have a written plan for the future, how do you know if […]

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Do You Believe in Bigfoot?

April 18, 2010

Tweet Bigfoot. I remember as a kid growing up that bigfoot was a big deal. So were alien sightings and the Loch Ness monster. People were intrigued by them. People talked about them. The news reported on them. When’s the last time you heard a story about bigfoot? I guess he’s become passe’. Maybe as […]

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Remodeling Walmart

April 14, 2010

Tweet Our local Walmart is in the process of remodeling the store. Things aren’t where they used to be. There are barricades set up to lead you around areas being worked on. You go to where an item used to be and find a totally different department there and then find out the item you […]

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Are You Smarter Than an 8 Year Old?

April 9, 2010

Tweet My 8 year old twin boys achieved their goal yesterday. Before their birthday last year they had been asking for a Wii. This was shortly after my factory closed and I was unemployed. It wasn’t exactly the best time to be running out and buying them a $250 video game machineconsidering all the other […]

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Tomorrow Is Not Today

April 4, 2010

Tweet I’m going to take a break here from the normal finance posts I’ve been doing. Part of being successful in any area of your life is making sure that you are living a well rounded life. You can’t focus on any one area for very long without causing everything else to become imbalanced. I’ve […]

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It’s NOT the Lottery Folks!

April 1, 2010

Tweet I’ve seen quite a few posts on Facebook and heard a lot of people talking about their huge tax refunds and what they bought with it. It’s almost like they feel they’ve hit the lottery or gotten a big gift from Uncle Sam. I’ve got a little bad news for you if you feel […]

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