How to Have a Successful Garage Sale

How many of us have garages so full of stuff that the cars remain in the driveway? How many basements are full of boxes…..

Get Rid of Your Mortgage

A lot people think the tax advantages of owning a home are greater than the advantages of paying off the mortgage early. But that…..

Money and Generation Z

A “Millennial” is a person who reached young adulthood around the year 2000. Generation Z (also known as Post-Millennials) is the generation following the Millennials. The…..

How to Manage Money in Your 20’s

You’ve graduated from college and have your first adult job and a new lifestyle.  Your job comes with a salary that’s larger than any…..

What is Your Treasure?

Our pastor came to Florida as a newly ordained priest many (many, many) years ago. Each year his vacation is a trip home to…..

The Spiritual Cost of Debt

In our seemingly affluent United States, out-of-control debt is a quiet monster in our parishes. Over half of all Americans cannot pay cash for…..

Lifestyle Inflation—How to Avoid it

Lifestyle inflation is accepted as a normal part of life in America. It means each time your salary increases, so does your spending in…..

Lifestyle Inflation—What is it?

Advertisements are created to convince you to part with your hard earned money. They tell you that you need the new car, bigger house,…..

Retiring? What Will You do With Your 401K?

When you are preparing for retirement there are a ton of financial implications. The biggest one is the amount of money you have available…..

Thinking About Investing? Start Here!

Proverbs 21:20 tells us, “Precious treasure remains in the house of the wise, but the fool consumes it.” When you invest in order to…..

Apps are a Great Tool for Beginning Investors

When you are just beginning to think about financial planning for your future self, apps are a great way to start investing. This type…..

Do You Have a Leaky Budget?

We were at the beach watching a small child fill a bucket with water, then carry the bucket up the beach to their sand…..