6 12, 2017

10 Dates on a Budget

By | 2017-12-04T09:01:05+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Financial Life|0 Comments

We all know that finding time to date your spouse is crucial to a healthy and strong marriage.  But it isn’t always easy to find the time, nor the money to do it.  For many of us, it’s one or the other – or both – that keep us from dating our spouse and keeping the spark alive in our marriage. If that’s the case for you, then keep reading. Here are 10 dates you can do on a budget. […]

4 12, 2017

Making Christmas magical – even on a budget!

By | 2017-12-05T10:53:15+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Financial Life|0 Comments

Breaking your Christmas budget can wreak havoc on your holidays.  But it doesn’t have to be this way.  In fact, it really shouldn’t be this way. In order for us to keep from get over-extended and overwhelmed by the season, we need to take some steps to ensure that it remains focused on what it’s really all about. Here are 10 ways to make Christmas magical – even on a budget! […]

29 11, 2017

Life is Short – Do Work You Love (w/video)

By | 2017-12-01T13:56:43+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Financial Life|0 Comments

I recently purchased the Gallup Strength Finders 2.0 test because a job that I was applying for required it to work there. It was a very interesting and worthwhile test and I highly recommend you take it yourself. One of the things that stood out most notably, though, was something that I read after the test in their downloadable e-book, Strength Finders 2.0.  Here’s what part of the article said: “Over the past decade, Gallup has surveyed more than 10 million people worldwide on the topic of employee engagement (or how positive and productive people are at work), and only one-third “strongly agree” with the statement: “At work, I have the opportunity to do what I do best every day.” Think about that for a minute. Over 10 million people surveyed and only 1/3 said they wake up and love what they do!  How sad. What about you? What’s at stake for you or for others who don’t do work that they love? […]