Happy New Year

2017 is gone and 2018 is now here to stay. It is a time of not only reflecting on the past but also looking forward to the future. As you look ahead, the most important thing that you can do this year, a resolution if you prefer that term, is setting out to deepen your relationship with Jesus. At Christmas time we like to talk about the reason for the season but we shouldn’t talk about this just at Christmas time. It is important thing to focus on all year long. Continue reading “Happy New Year”

Frugaled Out

On my blog I focus on topics such as getting out of debt, investing and staying on a budget. Simply put, my goal is to help you improve, remodel if you will, your financial house. But I know there are many out there just like me who’ve been working hard at this for years on end. After so many years of planning, fine tuning and fiscal discipline, you’ll eventually reach max frugality. Your budget will be frugaled out. Continue reading “Frugaled Out”

Status Symbols

They are different for everyone but I’m sure you know what they are for you. You know the stuff that will make you look successful or the stuff that makes you fit in with your friends, colleagues and neighbors. After all, you don’t want people to think less of you because of the home you own, the cars you drive or the clothes you wear, right? Well, not so fast. Continue reading “Status Symbols”