Lending Money – Advice from Scripture and the Catechism

At Mass on last Sunday, February 19th, the following passage from the Gospel of Matthew caught my ear: Give to the one who asks of you, and do not turn your back on one who wants to borrow. This passage stood out to me because at first glance it stands in contradiction to another passage, Proverbs… Continue reading Lending Money – Advice from Scripture and the Catechism

Great Personal Finance Podcasts

One of my favorite things to do on long drives is listen to personal finance podcasts.  There are a handful that I have found (so far) to be better than the rest: My favorite podcast is Afford Anything with host Paula Pant, as she combines an entertaining delivery with great guest speakers.  Paula encourages listeners… Continue reading Great Personal Finance Podcasts

Financial Peace With the Prince of Peace

My favorite mantra delivered by Dave Ramsey is the one that he uses to end his radio show: The only way to true financial peace is to walk daily with the Prince of Peace. Our lives should be focused on primarily serving our Lord, our comfort and our King.  Today’s morning prayer from the Liturgy… Continue reading Financial Peace With the Prince of Peace

Cash Flow Planning – Step by Step

I previously posted an article regarding cash flow planning and noticed that a lot of the visitors coming to this site are viewing this article.  I decided to create a more thorough walk through of creating your own cash flow planning Microsoft Excel spreadsheet.  Having learned to cash flow plan through Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace… Continue reading Cash Flow Planning – Step by Step