Christmas

Christmas in March?

March 17, 2011

Tweet How’s your Christmas fund coming? “What!?!?!”, you say. “It’s only St. Patrick’s Day!” I’m serious. Christmas is coming in just 9 more months. You probably spend quite a bit of money during that time with all the gift giving and special meals. The money has to come from somewhere. Why not make a plan […]

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Merry CHRISTmas and My First Podcast

December 24, 2010

Tweet Just wanted to wish everyone a Merry CHRISTmas. I hope you are enjoying time with family and friends during this season. Also don’t forget the real reason for the season. Jesus Christ came as a little child to bring the greatest gift to mankind. The time of year and the reason for establishing the […]

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What’s the Point?

December 22, 2010

Tweet My mission for Current Financial Concepts is to help people improve their financial situation and to have a real plan for their financial future. I blog constantly about financial topics. It seems as though I’m all about money. The reality though, is that money is not at all what this is about.

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The Cost of Christmas

December 10, 2010

Tweet Every year since 1984 PNC Wealth Management has compiled the cost of Christmas from the 12 Days of Christmas song. Adding up one of every item on the list yields a 9.2% increase over last year. The total cost of these 12 items is $23,439.38. This is almost double to original cost calculated in […]

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Plan On a Great Christmas

November 19, 2010

Tweet Today I talked with a reporter from the Daily Journal. He wanted to find out more about how my family handles budgeting for Christmas. I talked to him about how we set a budget at the beginning of the year for gifts and we set a little aside from every paycheck throughout the year. […]

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