What’s Your 2021 Holiday Shopping Plan?

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A few weeks ago, we explored preparing for the holiday season and gift-giving in our blog post “Here Comes the Holiday Gift-Giving Season!”. With less than two months until Christmas, let’s take a look at some of our favorite helpful tips to get your holiday shopping plan underway – without busting your holiday budget or […]

Uncovering Hidden Gems: Low Cost Activities to Explore Wherever You Are

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When you have lived in the same town, city, or state for a while, everything kind of blends together. We tend to take for granted the cool stuff that is available to us. We get caught up in the daily grind and the craziness of day-to-day life. So we look for and pay for conveniences. […]

The Total Money Makeover

total money makeover

Dave Ramsey’s “The Total Money Makeover” is a book that MFF’s Growth Strategist Steve and Director of Marketing & Outreach Tori each love! In seven (7) “baby steps”, this easy-to-read book (with an optional accompanying workbook) walks readers through Ramsey’s tried-and-true, practical process to get out of personal debt and onto the path of financial […]

Where Will You Be in Five Years?

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Mike Cashion, MFF Director of Operations, shares his thoughts on how to think about your personal, professional and financial five year plans in this Two-Minute Tuesday Takeaway!  

Your Job, Financial Health and Career Planning – What’s the Connection?

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If you have been watching the news lately, there has been a lot of discussion of many in the American workforce leaving their current jobs in hopes of  “more money, more flexibility and more happiness”. In a recent trending article on LinkedIn, Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz started off her article with the following: “One of the hard […]

The 4-Hour Work Week? Really?

Book Mark - 4-Hour Work Week

Did you know the average American work week is 34.4 hours per week? According to this study, while the average hours worked vary according to gender, age, marital status, race, ethnicity location, type of job, and education level, generally speaking those between the ages of 25 and 54 worked 40.5 hours per week. How would you like […]

Ready or Not, Here Comes the Holiday Gift-Giving Season!

holiday gift giving

Have you noticed many stores are already ready for the upcoming holiday gift giving season?  I saw my first Christmas ad on television the other day. My local craft and home décor store has had holiday supplies on display for two months (always fun to shop for Hallowe’en, Thanksgiving and Christmas before Labor Day). And […]

Money: Master the Game (7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom)

Money: Master the Game (7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom)

Our MFF Book Suggestions feature includes many of our favorite books on money management, personal and business development, leadership skills, and real estate investment. These are the books that have helped us to grow personally and professionally – and to help us master the game of money! “You either master money, or, on some level, […]