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Guest Post: How The Internet Changed My Life

Guest Post: How The Internet Changed My Life

Hey Everyone, this is Josh! I’m introducing a new blogger, Colby, from Canada who runs That Charles Life, another personal finance blog like my own. He’s got a personal story to share here; check it out! The rest of this is all his own words: I love the internet. The dimension of connections and opportunities are truly endless. Out of the many reasons I say I love the internet, one of the top reasons is it allows me to connect…

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Compound Your Career Earnings to Earn a Million More

Compound Your Career Earnings to Earn a Million More

Today, I have a guest post from Miss B of All About Balance. She wants to discuss salary and earning money over a career. Read on to learn more!   When was the last time you got a pay rise? When was the last time you deserved one? If these two dates are vastly different you could be missing out on making a big difference to your financial future. Few people realize how much of a difference the first few…

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My Advice: Educate Your Kids on Finance Outside of the Home

My Advice: Educate Your Kids on Finance Outside of the Home

Financial literacy has been a hot topic in recent years as an increasing number of young adults enter the workforce with student loan payments and a lack of proper financial training. While more states are requiring every student to take a financial literacy class to complete high school, parents are still largely responsible for teaching their children about money. It’s a Hard Subject to Find In Schools Very few states make high school students learn about economics or personal finance,…

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5 Facts About Dividend Investing That Will Make You ReThink How You Invest

5 Facts About Dividend Investing That Will Make You ReThink How You Invest

Hey All! This is actually the first guest post that I am hosting on Family Faith Finance! It is a guest contribution by Nick McCullum from Sure Dividend. This piece should bring some new and interesting insights on dividend investing. Enjoy! Dividend investing – buying companies with strong prospects of growing their dividends over time – is one of the best ways to build long-term wealth. This investment strategy has a healthy combination of: Strong risk-adjusted returns Ease of implementation Minimal…

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Purchasing Used Cars Versus Financing a New Vehicle

Purchasing Used Cars Versus Financing a New Vehicle

Unless you have another way to get to work, buying a car is something that most commuters must do every once in a while. Sometimes, people buy a brand-new car because we like the commercials, the eye-catching design, or that aromatic new car smell. Well, I make an effort to buy my cars used in order to avoid extended monthly car payment; I’ll get into that a bit more. Reasons to Not Buy a New Car Borrowing a loan for…

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Why We Started Banking Online with Capital One 360 and Why We Haven’t Looked Back

Why We Started Banking Online with Capital One 360 and Why We Haven’t Looked Back

If you are looking for an awesome bank to start banking with, then choose Capital One 360. I am sure glad that I made this leap for my family, and I have not looked back once since I did. Below, I will talk about what I love about the bank, some pros about what the bank offers, and more. Let’s take a look now. Capital One 360 Review Capital One 360 is by far one of the best banking options…

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Why Higher Interest Rates Are Good for Our Family’s Saving Account

Why Higher Interest Rates Are Good for Our Family’s Saving Account

As a father and husband, I am always looking for ways to save money when I can. Heck, you never know when the family van will have a tire blow out or when your child will need to have major dental work done. There are just too many “ifs” to not be prepared. I always wanted children, but I wanted to make sure I was in a good financial spot because I did not want them to have to suffer…

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Why I Don’t Mind Paying Our Kids for Chores

Why I Don’t Mind Paying Our Kids for Chores

There is a great debate about whether or not you should pay your kids for chores. On one hand, they do live there and have a responsibility to contribute, but on the other hand, it allows them to earn some money for themselves. It could teach a valuable lesson about working for money, but maybe it could backfire. Who knows? It just depends on how you teach personal finance along the way. My wife and I are firm believers, and…

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Side Hustles Can Be Fun. Here Are 3 You Can Start Today

Side Hustles Can Be Fun. Here Are 3 You Can Start Today

As a father of three children, I am always looking for ways to make money, especially as my kids get older. I remember being a teenager and asking my parents for some money to go to the movies or grab a bite to eat with friends. I want my children to be able to do the same things. Furthermore, I remember what it’s like being short on cash, and I like to avoid living paycheck to paycheck which is something…

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10 Places Where You Can Get a Free Bible

10 Places Where You Can Get a Free Bible

As a Christian father, it is important to me that my children always have a Bible available to them. In our house, we have one in every room. While I have read the entire Bible and studied it, my children have not read the entire book just yet. In fact, occasionally, we take turns and read a chapter or two from the Bible, discussing what it means to us. This is a great way for us to bond and strengthen…

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