Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Single Most Important Thing To Do In A Financial Crisis

It can happen at any moment. A bad storm uproots an otherwise healthy tree and it falls on the house. Your daughter is in a serious bike accident. You get laid off just days after closing on your house. A

Posted in The Emotions of Money

5 Christmas Gift Ideas For Friends and Family Who Struggle With Money

No one likes seeing family or friends struggle under mountains of debt and other financial woes. It’s even worse when Christmas rolls around. There’s a lot of pressure to give “fun gifts,” such as pricey consumer goods like clothing or

Posted in Relationships and Money

The Dream of a Little House And How We’ll Get There

What do you want for your future? That’s not always an easy question to answer, but I do know one dream that Crystal and I share: we want to own a little house someday. When I say little, I mean little.

Posted in Our Personal Finance