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The Art of Money: The Three Options With Every Dollar

With every dollar you have, there are only three things you can do with it:      1. Spend it      2. Save it      3. Pay down Debt with it This applies to really any amount of money … Continue reading

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What if Life Started Tomorrow?

Imagine if everything up to this point in your life was simply “practice”?   Those mistakes with money were merely stepping stones in helping you learn how to play the game of life correctly once it started.   That business venture that … Continue reading

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Boost Your Confidence – It Means Everything

One of the biggest breakthroughs I have personally had in recent years is realizing how important confidence is. I have come to believe that confidence is the key to just about everything, both personally and professionally. In sales, the confidence … Continue reading

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Assessing Your First Half of 2015

It’s July! My family and I had an amazing time celebrating the 4th of July with friends and watching the parade through downtown Lake Oswego. We finished the evening out on a boat in the middle of the lake, enjoying … Continue reading

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Debt – the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, Part 2

“Debt–the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly” – Part 2 1. OK, if you have “bottomed out” on debt, if you are really ready to make a change, then your first move must be putting money into a savings account. … Continue reading

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Avoiding the First Financial Blind Spot

Blind spots are all around, preventing us from getting where we want to go. In our quest to transform the lives of every client through financial education and direction, we have identified four blind spots that everyone falls into on … Continue reading

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Creating Your Best Money Year Ever – Parts 2 & 3

Creating Your Best Money Year Ever – Parts Two & Three Last week we reviewed the 3-step path to greater financial success: Your “M” Vision, “M” Goals, and then “M” Habits (“M” short for “Money”). You were instructed to complete … Continue reading

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It’s Time To Review YOUR Debt Elimination Plan!

What’s that you say? — You don’t have a specific plan to know exactly when you’ll be debt free or a strategy to get debt free faster and easier? Here’s the problem… While most homeowners only go through the mortgage “borrowing” process … Continue reading

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Stop Digging – The First Step to More Money in 2014

It is a New Year, and that also means there are new opportunities to make significant progress toward your goals!  But take this to heart:  famous investment guru and billionaire Warren Buffett once said that if you find yourself in … Continue reading

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Blind Spot #3: Storing Money Efficiently

Because we don’t fully understand how money works, we often end up storing it in the wrong places.  As money flows into the household, families are not educated on how to prioritize where their hard-earned money should go.  Pre-pay debt … Continue reading

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