Category Archives: Debt elimination

How To Budget Money Effectively [And Save a TON of Cash]

Did you know budgeting can cost you up to $1,000 or more each month? If you don’t, then you need to see my latest video.

The 3 Cash-Flow Secrets in How To Budget Money Effectively [AND Save a TON of Cash] will show you how you’ve been using your budget all wrong.

You’ll also learn how those interest rates you “think” you’re paying aren’t quite what you thought they were. Brace yourself…

Is Your Story Stopping Your Prosperity?

Is Your Story Stopping Your Prosperity?

Why don’t we achieve many of the things we want in our life? It’s often because of the story we’re telling ourselves. Our story. Your wonderful subconscious mind works 24/7 on assignments you give it throughout the day. What assignments? Your subconscious continues working on whatever you concentrate on during your conscious hours. It also… Continue Reading

How To Pay Off Debt Faster [AND Build A Stockpile Of Cash At The Same Time]

If you’re new to our “way of financial thinking” you need to see this video. If you’re a SMARTEST Wealth Veteran… then this will help provide you with a refresher of why you’re doing what you’re doing. How to pay off debt faster – build a STOCKPILE OF CASH – and SAVE THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS… Continue Reading

5 Non-Optional Steps to Gen-X Money Success

5 Non-Optional Steps to Gen-X Money Success

Generation X is the current “Squeeze” generation. You may have children in or about to go into college. You may have parents who need or will soon need your physical and perhaps financial help. And, oh yeah, you have your own hopes and dreams. All these demands will take money…your money. And, if that wasn’t… Continue Reading

Your Financial Fighter Plane

Your Financial Fighter Plane

It was bright and sunny this morning, with temps in the low 90s, when Lois and I walked out our front door for our regular 2.5-mile morning walk. A typical Arizona summer morning. We walk a route through our palm-lined neighborhood, which gets us within about a mile and a half of the Luke Air… Continue Reading

Five Pillars of Retirement Income

Five Pillars of Retirement Income

Financial advisor, Michael Kitces, says, “The modern retirement portfolio will really rely on four pillars for retirement income – interest, dividends, capital gains, and principal.” Most Americans can add Social Security as a 5th retirement income pillar, and in this article, we’ll examine these 5 post-employment income sources, their tax consequences, and how they might… Continue Reading

I thought it was just a fable, but it’s true!

We’ve all heard the Aesop Fable about the Tortoise and the Hare. A hare ridicules a slow-moving tortoise until the tortoise challenges the boastful rabbit to a race. The hare soon leaves the tortoise in the dust, and is so confident of winning, he stops to take a nap. However, when the hare awakes, he… Continue Reading

Are You Building a Life…Or Just Renting a Lifestyle?

Are You Building a Life…Or Just Renting a Lifestyle?

It was the mid 1980’s, and life was humming. I had a business that was paying me more in a month than many people were making in a year. I firmly believed I had achieved the American Dream. Ahh, the boundless confidence of inexperience. One Friday our business’ sole supplier called to tell us they… Continue Reading

Your Best Life Is in Your Bubble

Your Best Life Is in Your Bubble

When it comes to your money…it’s not really about the money. I’ve been an entrepreneur for 4 decades, and a personal finance author and educator for more than 25 years. I’ve seen money, and the pursuit of it, from every angle. My conclusion: it’s not about the money. It’s about the life you want to… Continue Reading