Posts in Legacy
5 Ways to Move Beyond the Status Quo

There’s a lot to be said for maintaining the status quo.  It’s comfortable.  And familiar.  It is a great place to be when things are going well in life. 

But what if things are not going so well? 

I do not know your particular struggle today.  But I know you have one.  What are you going to do to fix it? 

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3 Ways to Invest with Your Values

There were two main reasons behind my early investing mistake: naivete and lack of diversification.  Now, as a more astute investor, I understand the importance of vision and values in financial decision-making.  This article shares three easy ways to invest with your values.

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How to Become Financially Free

As we approach the 4th of July (Independence Day for Americans), what does financial independence mean to you?   

Many people think retirement and financial independence are synonymous.  They’re wrong.  

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Estate Planning Isn't Reserved for the Rich

Tragedies happen every day.  Every hour.  Every minute.  It’s impossible for us to predict the future.  But that doesn’t mean we can ignore the fact that death is one certainty of life. 

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What's Your Legacy?

When your time on earth is done, what do you want to be remembered for?  

This is a big question. And yet, it’s the reason why we’re here … Living. Breathing. Growing. Helping. Changing. Transforming.  

Our work is not done.  By work, I don’t mean your day job.  I’m referring to your higher-level purpose: How are you positively leading, influencing, or helping others?

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5 ways to maximize your charitable giving

I’ll never forget the time I stepped down from a junior board position.  It was a difficult decision because I supported the charity’s pro-life mission.  Yet fundraising wasn’t my area of genius, and my time was better spent with family.  Have you ever stepped away from a meaningful cause, instead opting to financially support the mission?

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5 ways to teach your children well

These are the moments that make me a proud mama.  It is my responsibility as a parent to create a safe, loving environment for my children to thrive. You are your son or daughter’s best teacher.  Let’s explore five ways to raise healthy, responsible children.

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4 principals of stewardship

Do you ever struggle with the idea of stewardship? Are you ever concerned about responsibly using the financial resources God has entrusted to you? You most likely struggle because you know Jesus died for our sins, and you want your actions to serve him.  You want to live generously and in alignment with the plan God has for your life.

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Can you emergency proof your life?

Nonetheless, there are two practical lessons that can be drawn from a tragedy:  1. Cherish each moment with family and friends, and 2. Financially prepare for the unexpected. I cannot specifically help you with the first lesson but have some important technical insights on the second.

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