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Is It Time To Buy a New House?

Is this a good time to buy a house? The housing market appears to be cooling in parts of the nation. High home prices, a doubling in mortgage rates, and economic uncertainty are contributing to slower sales. This is evident in lower listing prices, longer days on the market, and price reductions. There are fewer […]

Alternative to Quiet Quitting

What’s the worst job you’ve ever had? My worst job was dumpster diving, but in some ways, it was the best job I could’ve ever had. Yes! Back in my college days, I took a job digging through trash for items my boss could use to fund his mission work. It wasn’t fun, to say […]

You Need a Financial Plan

Is your financial plan by design or default? You do have a financial plan…don’t you? A solid financial plan helps you fulfill your life purpose and align yourself with Biblical values of prosperity. Satan works overtime to prevent you from planning and discourages couples along the way. Confusion can be thwarted when two people come […]

Dream Big

Do you have big dreams? Each of us is uniquely designed and created with a specific purpose. We’re given desires of things we want to accomplish here on earth and when we work as unto God, our work brings glory to Him. The Psalmist says, “Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you […]

Discover Your Purpose

Have you bought into the American dream? Are you working as hard as you can, to make as much money as you can, to retire as soon as you can, to entertain yourself as long as you can? Well, that was my interpretation of the American dream, and I was wrong. It led me way […]

Stewarding Riches

Do you have the heart of a steward?  In Psalm 62:10, King David wrote, “If riches increase, set not your heart on them.”  He was warning us of the risk that increased wealth brings to our love for God. The heart of a steward is to love God and God only.  Jesus taught us that […]

Larry’s First Credit Card

Are you a good manager of God’s property?  From a live event back in the ’90s, Crown’s founder, the late Larry Burkett, shares one hurdle to being a good steward.   If you’ve been blessed with My MoneyLife, we invite you to discover the Crown Stewardship Podcasts. They focus on helping you find freedom in […]

Money and Mental Health

Are you living with financial stress?  A Bankrate article titled: Bad Credit Affects Mental Health, recently caught my eye. Here are some of the things that I learned. Nearly half of all people who have debt problems also have mental health problems. 86% of people with mental health issues said their problems were made worse […]

Is Your Car a Wealth-Slayer?

Is your car a “wealth slayer”? Did you know a car can kill your financial freedom? New vehicle prices and interest rates are way up, adding to the cost of financing a car. The average loan is nearly six years and average payments surpassed $700 a month for the first time ever. People, this should […]