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God warns us to avoid risky investments, yet each year thousands of people lose money in highly speculative investments and scams. The Bible says, “There is another serious problem I have seen everywhereproblem I have seen everywhereproblem I have seen everywhere problem I have seen everywhere…

Investing

The fundamental principle for becoming a successful investor is to spend less than you earn and regularly invest the surplus. In other words, be a steady plodder. The Bible says, “Steady plodding brings prosperity, hasty speculation brings poverty” (Proverbs 21:5, TLB). Nothing replaces consistent, month-after-month investing…[read more]

Investing

          I. IS SAVING/INVESTING SCRIPTURALLY LEGITIMATE? A. HOW DO WE EXPLAIN VERSES THAT SEEM TO LEGISLATE AGAINST SAVING? Do not lay up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust destroys, and where thieves break in and steal. But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves […]

Saving

          Unfortunately, most people in America are not consistent savers. Look at the graph below. It’s shocking! Americans saved an average of 10.8 percent of their income in 1984. By 2006, their rate of saving had fallen to a negative 1 percent, the lowest savings rate in the past seventy-three years! The Bible encourages us to […]

Investing

            The Bible provides us with four primary guidelines for investing. 1. Be a steady plodder The fundamental principle for becoming a successful investor is to spend less than you earn and regularly invest the surplus. In other words, be a steady plodder. The Bible says, “Steady plodding brings prosperity, hasty speculation brings poverty” (Proverbs […]

School Loans

          College loans are one of the fastest growing areas of debt with the average senior graduating with about $20,000 in school loan Your objective: Graduate from college (or help your children to graduate) with as little school debt as possible and pay it off as quickly as possible. Here are ways to help you limit […]

Communication – Married Couples Setting goals

          Setting goals together is indispensible for great communication. I recommend that a couple take time away to enjoy each other and identify their long-term goals. What do they most want to accomplish as individuals and as a couple? Discovering dreams and setting goals help you learn more about your mate and how to prioritize spending. […]

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