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Stop Putting Your Money into a Bag with Holes

Ye have sown much, and bring in little; ye eat, but ye have not enough; ye drink, but ye are not filled with drink; ye clothe you, but there is none warm; and he that earneth wages earneth wages to put it into a bag with holes. Haggai 1:6. Most...

Monthly Budget Financial Worksheet

At eChristianFinance, we believe that the Bible teaches the principles of budgeting. Therefore, we strongly recommend that every individual & family set up a monthly budget. Utilizing a monthly budget allows you to see where you are spending...

Top 10 Budgeting Quotes

A man may, if he knows not how to save as he gets, keep his nose to the grindstone. Benjamin Franklin The amount of money you have has got nothing to do with what you earn. People earning a million dollars a year can have no money and people...

Is A Big Screen TV Really A Necessity?

One of the biggest challenges for cash-strapped consumers in the 21st century is separating our needs from our wants. Over the past decade the delineation between those categories has too often been blurred. American households are now saddled...

Strong Vehicle Sales in August Could Be Bad For the Economy

U.S. vehicle sales spiked during the month of August as buyers rushed to take advantage of the government’s cash-for-clunkers program. The seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) came in at 14.09 million vehicles. That is the highest it’s...

The Prosperity of Fools

“… and the prosperity of fools shall destroy them.” Proverbs 1:32  Last year, Cullen Murphy wrote a very popular book entitled Are We Rome? Murphy examined the fall of the Roman Empire and showed the striking similarities with twenty-first...

Debt Free Living In The 21st Century

In 2005, there were over 2 million bankruptcies filed in the U.S., an increase of 30% over 2004.  However, our materialistic society continues to rely more and more on credit to fund their lifestyle.  The average credit card balance continues...

Obtaining Your Credit Report

For better or for worse, 21st century consumers have become heavily dependent upon credit as their preferred means of making purchases.  On the other side of the coin, your credit is also how you are evaluated in our credit culture.  Most...