Personal Finance 101

Welcome to Personal Finance 101. This is where we cover the basics of managing your money. If you’re looking to learn about personal finance or start taking your finances more seriously, you’ve come to the right place. We will show you the first steps to get started. Topics will include things like how to get a grip on your finances, the basics of budgeting, and other high level ideas to help you move towards financial freedom.

For more posts about specific topics, please consider visiting our topical pages:

Budgeting (Your financial foundation)
Income (Money In)
Spending (Money Out)
Saving (Best Defense)
Investing (Best Offense)
Sunday School (What the Bible says about money)

Continue reading about the basics below…

The Millionaire Map

Millionaire Map

I love the idea of a millionaire map to show the way to accumulate wealth and grow your financial independence. One of my favorite things about a map is that it doesn’t just tell you exactly how to get from here to there, but it shows you all the possibilities. Maps also help you get back on track if you lose your way. There are literally infinite ways to get from New York to LA or Seattle to Orlando. Keep Reading

Needs vs Wants

Needs vs Wants Possibilities

Identifying needs vs wants makes the budgeting process a whole lot easier. The sooner you realize what a need is versus what a want is, the quicker you will be able to reach your financial goals. Reducing your needs can open a whole new world of possibilities. Keep Reading