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What Matters to You? – #FLMonth

April 8, 2011

Tweet Today’s Financial Literacy Month question really requires some thought. It’s the most personal question yet. If you’re married, be sure and talk about it with your spouse as well. Don’t just assume that you’re on the same page. Thanks for this great question goes to Brad Chaffee from Enemy of Debt.

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Who Is This IRA Person Anyway? #FLMonth

April 6, 2011

Tweet Our question today is being provided by Coach Greg at GregPare.com. This question involves a pretty popular topic these days. Everyone’s talking Traditional IRA’s and Roth IRA’s and whether you should convert or not. Do you really know what they’re talking about though?

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Why Aren’t You Where You Want to Be?

April 5, 2011

Tweet I was given the book The Principle of the Path by Andy Stanley to review thanks to BookSneeze, a division of Thomas Nelson publishing. When I first got this book, I didn’t figure I would be posting the review on my personal finance blog. I figured I would be posting it on my personal […]

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College Savings – Question 4 – #FLMonth

April 4, 2011

Tweet So, where do your college savings stand? Have you started yet? When do you think is the best time?

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The 60 Minute Money Workout

March 21, 2011

Tweet I recently received a copy of The 60-Minute Money Workout by Ellie Kay for review courtesy of Blogging for Books, a program of Waterbrook Multnomah Publishing Group. As a finance coach, I was very excited to review this book. Some people may think there are already too many personal finance books out there. I […]

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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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Time To Grow Up

March 15, 2011

Tweet Have you ever heard this reason given when someone commits to something? “It’s time for me to grow up and start being responsible.” On the surface, it’s a pretty good response. If they’re deciding to settle down and get married, it’s probably a good thing. If they’re getting off of mom and dad’s couch […]

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