Dave and I don’t see eye to eye

Dave and I don’t see eye to eye

Dave Ramsey is rightfully famous for his anti-debt screeds, and much of it is useful to some degree. But it’s too one-dimensional. There are many factors in living a great financial life through the seasons. Balance, nuance, and sensitivity are key. Check out this...
Best Financial Life – Organize for Success

Best Financial Life – Organize for Success

You need a structure for decision making and action   You know that financial success doesn’t just happen – you have to create it. You have to make good decisions and execute varied actions over multiple timeframes. It takes organization to make everything...
Best Financial Life – Welcome!

Best Financial Life – Welcome!

Brief tips for creating your best financial life   Jim here. Welcome to my “Best Financial Life” series of personal finance tips. I know you’re busy, so I’ll keep these notes to short nuggets of usefulness 😉. Brief, but not vapid –...
Great Article – Tame your food spending

Great Article – Tame your food spending

It’s hard for most of us to eat right and control our food spending. The key is to spend some up-front time to create a sustainable food plan and then commit to a routine of weekly refresh. It doesn’t have to take a whole lot of time and energy if you set...