There’s One Born Every Minute

October 21, 2010

Tweet Another myth in our series from Your Money God’s Way by Amie Streater is one that has always bothered me. It seems as though Christians are often more gullible than the general population. Christians tend to be more trusting of others because of our desire to expect the best out of everyone. I used […]

Read the full article →

Workin’ For a Living

October 12, 2010

Tweet The third myth in our series of seven from Your Money God’s Way by Amie Streater has to do with the excuses people make to avoid work. She calls these people self-righteous slackers. The author identifies several different scenarios that she has run into during her counseling where people have tried to make excuses for […]

Read the full article →

A Handout or a Hand Up?

October 8, 2010

Tweet The second money myth that Your Money God’s Way by Amie Streater addresses is that it is our Christian duty to always help everyone. There’s another word that can describe people that believe in this myth, enablers. I believe whole  heartedly in helping people whenever I can with both my time and my finances. […]

Read the full article →

Money: The Fix-It Solution

October 6, 2010

Tweet Last week I reviewed a book titled Your Money God’s Way by Amie Streater. This book identifies the seven money myths that keep people from taking charge of their finances. I thought for the next few posts I would cover these myths one at a time. The first myth has to do with the […]

Read the full article →

Seven Money Myths

September 27, 2010

Tweet While reviewing my choices of free books to review for, I ran across Your Money God’s Way by Amie Streater, an associate pastor for financial stewardship at New Life Church in Colorado Springs, CO. Obviously I jumped at the chance to get a free copy of a book with a personal finance topic. […]

Read the full article →

Three Reasons Your Budget Will Never Work

July 26, 2010

Tweet Recently I’ve seen several blogs and other forums where people have stated that they’ve tried to budget, but it just didn’t work for them. Here are three reasons that their budgets failed to work. Reason 1: It’s not going to work if you don’t give it time. When you’re new to budgeting, your first […]

Read the full article →

Put Some Passion In Your Money and Your Marriage

June 17, 2010

Tweet I’ve been reading Top Performance by Zig Ziglar and Jim Savage. It’s an awesome book for leaders. There is a lot of advice on how to be a great leader and how to inspire the people that work for you to do great things. Something that really caught my eye toward the end of […]

Read the full article →