Change and Mindset

There’s a difference between wanting to make a change in your life and thinking you should make a change in life. In the first instance you want to make a change, in the second an external force encourages change. When an external force wants you to change, it’s a lot harder. Sometimes you dig your…

Teaching Children the Value of Money

The fastest way to teach children the value of money is to give them money, and a lot of it. Don’t worry, we don’t give them a lot all at once, but we do give them a large allowance. They get the same amount of spending money per month as Ryan and I do. We’ve…

Financial Goals Lead to Financial Freedom

It is so important to Ryan and I that we give our children a good strong foundation while they grow up. But over the years certain stressors crept into our lives. When we focus on stress, we have nothing left to give our children. One of our major stressors has been money. We started our…