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$1000 To Pay Down Debt! – #FLMonth

April 13, 2011

Tweet Wouldn’t you love to be in this situation? Were/Are you in this situation? It is tax time, and many people do get a return this time of year. There’s little better you can do with that money than pay down debt with it. Give this question some thought, and then put your answer into […]

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When the Going Gets Tough… #FLMonth

April 10, 2011

Tweet Here’s another great one from Steve Stewart of MoneyPlan SOS for Financial Literacy Month. Be sure and check out the entertaining video, then share your thoughts. Use the tag #FLMonth on Twitter. Question: When money gets tight we… A) Stop saving for retirement B) Stop eating out C) Stop talking to each other 🙁 […]

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This Question Really Hurts! – #FLMonth

April 7, 2011

Tweet Here’s a GREAT video from my fellow finance coach Steve Stewart of MoneyPlan SOS. Don’t skip straight to the question on this one. Make sure and watch the video.

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Question 1 – #FLMonth

April 1, 2011

Tweet The month of April is Financial Literacy Month. I’m joining with a dozen other coaches to present a “Question of the Day” every day this month. The first question is brought to us by Steve Stewart of Money Plan SOS. Steve is also the originator of this idea. Please comment on here or if […]

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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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College Planning 101

March 8, 2011

Tweet When Should I Start Saving For My Child’s College? If you’re asking this question, then it’s probably safe to assume that you haven’t started saving already. In reality, the sooner you start saving, the better. Starting a college savings account when you are even thinking about having children is a great idea. Due to […]

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