Why Defined Financial Goals Are Important

Why Defined Financial Goals Are Important

“I want to be a millionaire” “I want to be rich”   Two common things I hear from many people. They might be ok statements in general talking, but they make very poor goals.   Here is why: 1. They are not defined financial goals   It is good to want to strive...
Debt After Passing of Parents

Debt After Passing of Parents

Guest Post From Nicholas Green of DCU:Follow him on Twitter: @nichola41408778 We are all worried about our parents.  We try to love them and care for them as much as we can.  We want to take up their responsibilities and make them free of all burdens. But, when the...
Getting Rich By Saving!

Getting Rich By Saving!

Is it possible to get Rich by just saving? To answer this question you must first have defined what Rich is.  If you think Rich is private jets, yachts, and eating out at five-star restaurants every night, then no, you cannot get Rich. Now, if Rich is defined as...
Why Budgets Fail

Why Budgets Fail

In my profession, I manage budgets in excess of $500M.  Every day I come to work, I look at how we are tracking, look at what opportunities I have to reduce the budget, check on my vendors, and develop strategies on how to reduce costs to come in under the budget.  In...