Quotes for Positive Relationships

Life is too short to let a relationship end. It is hard enough to find good relationships but yet it seems so easy for them to end or go away. Relationships take worth and are worth all the effort it takes to keep them strong. When most people think of relationships they probably think of […]

December Stock Market Thoughts

November was another roller coaster of ups and downs. Some blame it on the Elections and others have many other reasons. I feel it is just normal cycle of the stock market. I am human and do enjoy it much better when stocks are up then when they are down. was a ugly month and […]

Boys Lessons from Others

The boys were not as excited the other day as we were when talking with two kids about their life paths. Logan turned 17 last week and Seth turns 13 this Sunday. They are growing up way too fast. Mrs. RE and myself have been working with the boys for years on things we feel […]

November 2018 and Financial and Goals

When I think of November, I think of putting up Christmas Decorations and Thanksgiving Day. It is another fun family month for sure. It is a different month in Arizona then we had in the Midwest since we don’t have the leaves turn fall colors and we don’t have Snow where we live. But I […]

Can’t Retire Yet – Who’s fault is it

Have you been out shopping and saw someone that should be enjoying their retirement years and still working? Do you then wonder what happened and why are they working? We saw that yesterday and wondered what happened. Everyone can have excuses or things happen to them in life from Divorce, Job loss, Medical issues or […]

Kids College Debt Ideas

Do you have kids that live at home or have grandkids then this may help give you ideas on helping this with their financial future. College costs can really be expensive if you don’t have full ride scholarships. Difference between being debt free after college or having lots of debt could be driving a moped […]

Golf Tips to Lower your Scores

Depending on what part of the country you live in may depend on how much you are thinking of how to lower your golf scores. But since I live in Arizona I think about it all the time. I am always looking for ways to improve. I know when we used to live in Minnesota […]

November Stock Market Thoughts

October was a ugly month and I am sure a lot of people sold when stocks were down. People like to panic when things are going bad but for me if I had the cash I would have been buying. With the elections tomorrow, I figured it would be a crazy ride till things wash […]

October 2018 and Financial and Goals

October is an exciting month each year with Fall weather kicking in, football and Halloween. In Arizona we had another fun month with great weather. Wish our family back in the Midwest could say the same. They saw some pretty bad storms and a lot of people lost power to their homes for a while […]

Christmas Budget and Planning

I know you may be not wanting to talk about Christmas yet but it is a fun time of the year and needs some planning to not go broke. Stores down here in Arizona are starting to get Christmas decorations out and we are still 73 days till the big day. It is easy to […]