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Is there a specific financial need or question you want to talk over with a financial expert? Are there just a few areas that are in need of a financial tune-up? This package allows you to spend your time focusing on a specific need. Some examples might include: brainstorming ways of earning additional … [Read More...]
Do you make too much money to be this broke? Do you need help focusing your financial energy? Do you have financial goals in place? Do you and your spouse agree on how your household's money is spent? Are you at a loss as to how to get started? A Financial Overhaul will... Teach you how to create and live on plan for … [Read More...]
Are you ready to start building serious wealth? Tipping Point Coaching will help you to define your legacy and what your impact will be on the lives of others. The tipping point is when your money will make more for you than you will make in a year. At GFC, we will… Help you clarify your retirement goals Freed from … [Read More...]
Rule #1 - Never go to the grocery store hungry. Rule #2 - Never shop anywhere without a list. These two rules may seem like a no-brainer to you, but how many times have you gone to the grocery store or Target and not had a list. You end up browsing and shopping and overspending. The shopping season is fast approaching. I have already made my initial foray into the mall for Christmas presents. But, I had a list. The Christmas List If you never make another list all year, this is the most important one to make. I would encourage you to make others, but insist that you have this one. Hopefully, you have been setting aside a bit of money each month for Christmas. You knew it was coming since last December 26th! If not, then sit down and make your list. Here are 5 steps to making your list work for you: Who do you feel that you need to buy for? You notice that I didn't say "have to buy for". It's a gift. It is your option to give or not. How much total can you afford to spend … [Read More...]
"All work and no play makes Jack bust his budget" The budget is the foundation to your financial goals. Without you telling your money where to go each and every month your money will disappear and you won't know where you spent it. Many people feel like a budget will restrain them. It will be a straight jacket to your … [Read More...]
Behaviors are a choice. Feelings are sometimes out of our control. Behavior has to do with choices. - Randall Terry Choices are how we live our lives. We are constantly making decisions that will affect our finances, our families, our safety and even our futures. Making choices that will help you to prosper are … [Read More...]
Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship. - Benjamin Franklin A neighbor saw an old dog lying on a front porch. Hearing the dog softly groaning, the neighbor asked the owner why the dog was whimpering. The owner said, "He's lying on a nail." The neighbor asked, " Well, why doesn't he move?" To which … [Read More...]
Tim and Kathryn have given us many tools to get our finances under control. The envelope system has been a lifesaver, and we found we needed to move certain expenses into the “envelope” when the debit card became too easy to use and we overshot our planned spending amounts. We also participated in Dave Ramsey's 13 week Financial Peace course at our church, and found it immensely helpful and … [Read More...]
"Kathryn & Tim encouraged me start Superior Support Services providing administrative support to small companies on a part time or project basis. They helped me develop a plan, focus on my skills and market to clients. They listened, and their ideas gave me control of my future, the freedom to do what I want and am good at. Thanks Kathryn & Tim!" - Salley S. … [Read More...]