Merry Christmas! This is my favorite time of the year, as it is for many of you. Today, I figured I would lighten the mood a little bit. We'll get back to improving our finances and productivity tomorrow, but for today, it's a time to relax, appreciate and enjoy everything we are blessed with. Spend time with your family. Get stuffed with Christmas dinner. Give … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas! Christmas Around the World [Infographic]
You've watched people dump ice cold water on their heads. You may have accepted the challenge yourself. If you're like me, every time you saw yourself tagged in a post on Facebook, you thought you were getting called out to take the challenge. One of those times I was right. I just took the challenge, but I didn't donate to ALS. I'll tell you what I did and why in a … [Read more...] about What You Need to Know About ALS and The Ice Bucket Challenge
So I met a man from Nazareth, Israel. Not the man you are thinking of, though I know Him too. I literally met a man in Denver, Colorado who was born and raised in Nazareth for the first 28 years of his life. That's pretty awesome! Then I figured out that he and his entire family are Christians. If you know anything about the current state of affairs in Nazareth, … [Read more...] about What a Man From Nazareth Taught Me About Money
Giving should be fun. If it isn't fun, you're doing it wrong. I love to give, so I am always looking for new ways to do it. I found a few...by a few, I mean 20. If you like to give in unique and creative ways, check these out... If you don't understand what it means, click on it and it will take you to what I'm talking about. 20 Unique and Creative Ways to Give Donate … [Read more...] about 20 Unique and Creative Ways to Give That You Don’t Know About
We see commercials and ads for charities every day. Starving children, abused animals...you've seen them. Have you ever questioned how much of your money was actually spent on helping? And how much was spent on the charity's employees? Or on that commercial? You may have thought something along the lines of... "Why didn't they spend this money on feeding those … [Read more...] about Where is Your Money Really Going When You Donate to Charities?