Tag Archive: family

Christ’s Message For Family Finances

Render unto God that which is God’s, and unto Caesar that which is Caesar’s. So said Jesus when the elite of the time tried to trip him up with a question about a Roman coin. I cannot find anything in the New Testament that says God will give us every material good we desire. Some…

But The Divorce Judgment Says He Has To Pay

We have too much debt in this country, and lots of divorces. I have been practicing law for awhile; I remember the old days when a divorce judgment split the assets between the husband and wife, including the equity in their home. Well, as the song says, those days are gone. Financial troubles are one…

Does My Small Business Need A Business Budget?

The picture is what happens to a business without a budget. We talk about having a family budget, or the family finances fail. This principal applies to a family business even more. Most people open up their small business on Monday, thinking they will pay themselves Friday with their first week’s profits. That is not…

What Shape Are My Family Finances In?

The Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey talks early on about denial, specifically, denial about what shape my family finances are in. I see this all the time in my business. People who contact me uniformly do NOT have any kind of family budget. The first step in figuring out what to do with your…