February 2011

SMART Goals Are for Dummies

February 28, 2011

Tweet You’ve heard of SMART goals, haven’t you? Specific, measurable, achievable, realistic, and timely are the words that make up the acronym. When you develop goals, you are supposed to keep these factors in mind. I think you’re wasting your time if you do.

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Planning for the Unplanned

February 15, 2011

Tweet What does the future hold for you? No one really knows, do they? (Except maybe for that psychic that comes on at 2am.) That’s where the importance of your insurance policies come in. They help you to reduce the financial risk associated with an unplanned accident or tragedy in your life. There are other […]

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Are You Trying to Buy Time or Invest It?

February 10, 2011

Tweet My family and I just returned from a fun little overnight getaway to Great Wolf Lodge near┬áCincinnati. We had an awesome time in the waterpark and just hanging out together. It was a VERY expensive couple of days though. It was funded thanks to a gift though, so fortunately it didn’t impact our budget. […]

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How Many Dollar Signs in Love?

February 4, 2011

Tweet Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. It’s the traditional day where people run out and spend a bunch of money on their sweetheart. Particular attention is paid to sparkly things and things that have no lasting value such as chocolate and soon to die flowers. How was it that we came to value […]

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