Pay Yourself First

Paying yourself first requires intentionally setting aside a portion of your income before you use it on any other expenditures. This means that you are making the decision to set aside monetary resources for your future, which as a result allows you to begin reclaiming your life today…

Making Your Lunch Has Saved You How Much Money?

Hey New Dad, what does this have to do with you being a new father? I am glad you asked. For the last six years, my wife and I have brought our lunches to work practically every day. According to my conservative estimates, this has saved us over $6,600!..

Creating A Legacy Letter

Brace yourself, things are about to go up a notch! It is a sobering thought to consider that whether by accident, disease, or act of God, I might not live to see my son’s first birthday. Although the likelihood that this will occur is significantly low, as a father, the fact that this prospect exists is reason enough for me to make arrangements now…

Have You Considered Affording A Child

I like to think that I take time to consider variables before making decisions. In fact, I do not think that anyone who knows me well would say that I am impetuous or impulsive. As a result, there were many things that I considered in the year leading up to trying to start a family, as well as during the pregnancy itself, not the least of which were the monetary implications…

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