Why the “secret” to financial success isn’t really a secret

I apologize but it is time for me to rant just a little. Bear with me. I love books. In fact I probably already have enough unread books I have purchased to keep me reading for the next 10-15 years. I admit that my book addiction might be just a little bit of a sickness. […]

What is the most important question you can ask? Part 2

Last week in part 1 of this series I introduced you to Andy Stanley’s book, Ask It: The Question That Will Revolutionize How You Make Decisions. The book talks about the most important question to ask before making any decision. That question is not is it the right thing to do. The question is “Is […]

What is the most important question you can ask? Part 1

I recently read Ask It: The Question That Will Revolutionize How You Make Decisions by Andy Stanley. In it Stanley discusses what is the most important question you can ask before making any decision. The answer might surprise you. I highly recommend this book as I truly believe it could be life changing. The most […]

The question that might change your life

In John 5 we have the story of one of the many miracles of Jesus recorded in the gospels. In Jewish lore it was believed that occasionally an angel would come stir the waters at the pool of Bethesda. They believed that after the waters were stirred, the first person to touch the waters of […]

Your financial problems are probably your fault and 3 reasons why that’s a good thing

“The victim mindset dilutes the human potential. By not accepting personal responsibility for our circumstances, we greatly reduce our power to change them.” Steve Maraboli “It is all my fault.” Those are 5 words that we really don’t like to say. I’d much rather blame someone else for my problems. Accepting that my biggest problem […]

Underestimating the price of integrity

The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office. – Dwight Eisenhower Brian Williams has been in the news much lately, though not for the reasons that he would have […]

14 Great books to give this Christmas

I believe that being a reader is one of the most important keys to personal and financial success. We live in a crazy world. Pretty much the only constant we have is change. If you are not constantly learning new things, you will be quickly left behind. Reading is one of the easiest ways to […]