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4 Easy Ways to Winterize Your Car & Get Ready for Winter Driving

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As fall begins to fade and hints of frost can be seen on the ground each morning, it’s time to think about winterizing your car. Regular car maintenance can increase the life of your vehicle and save you a lot of money over time. Check out these four simple ways to ensure your car makes […]

Kindle Fire Giveaway!

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Recently, Bible Money Matters posted an article about the Kindle Fire as an alternative to the iPad. In response to that article, a few Christian finance blogs decided put together a group giveaway, so now you have a chance to win a brand new Kindle Fire! Here are a few cool features of the Kindle […]

Did You Know? 5 Ways to Get Your Questions Answered

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I wanted to let readers know that I love hearing you.  You are the reason why this site has been successful, and why I love keeping it updated. With that in mind, I wanted to let you know how you can connect more with me and with this site. So if you’ve got questions, let us […]

Book Review & Giveaway: Managing God’s Money by Randy Alcorn

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I recently had the great opportunity to read and review Randy Alcorn’s new book Managing God’s Money.  Randy is the founder of Eternal Perspective Ministries and the author of over forty books, including The Treasure Principle and Heaven. Managing God’s Money deals with the whole spectrum of Christian stewardship, and addresses issues like insurance and inheritance, gambling, saving, investing, giving […]

With Costly Freedom, Comes Great Responsibility: What Our Freedom Should Not Be Used For

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Happy Independence Day! It’s a great day to celebrate the costly sacrifice of so many heroes who have gone on before us, and those modern-day heroes who are fighting for our freedom even today. I was reminded over the weekend at church that we are freed not only from the political tyranny of any government, […]

Interview: Chuck Bentley, CEO of Crown Financial Ministries

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Recently I had the chance to chat with Chuck Bentley, the CEO of Crown Financial Ministries, and host of the MoneyLife radio program. Chuck is a great guy, with a passion for seeing others master their money under the Master’s guidance as you’ll see from my interview below: Jason: How did you get your start […]

Best of Money Carnival #93 – My Spring Fever Won’t Break Edition

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I don’t know about you, but I’m tired of Winter this year!  I live in the Chicago-land area, and we’ve been bombarded with snow since December. Last month alone, we came close to setting the all-time record for February snow-fall with 26.2 inches!  I have never been more ready for Spring to spring! I’m looking […]

Happy Thanksgiving – And 5 Simple Things

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I didn’t get a chance to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving yesterday – but that was mainly due to the fact that we were hosting our first Turkey Day celebration, and of course, we were a little busy. I’m glad to say that 1) We survived, and 2) It turned out to be a very […]

Office Guy Movie Round Up: Using Coupons on a First Date!

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To make things a little more fun with Round Ups, I’m trying a new format for my posts! Each time I post one of these Round Ups, I will choose one post as the feature! I will also try to make a little movie about the post with Office Guy! Xtranormal.com is a Text-to-Movie format where you […]

Rent-A-Center (RAC) Room Remake Sweepstakes & $50 Visa Gift Card Giveaway

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Have you wanted to do a room makeover, but said, “forget it” because it’d probably cost too much? Well, here’s your chance to remake that room without paying a dime!! Making over a room or a space in your home can be tedious, costly and demanding. During the next three weeks, Rent-A-Center (RAC) is hosting […]

Best of Money Carnival #73 – Cigar Guy is Everywhere Edition

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Over the last couple weeks, Rupesh Shangadia has become an international sensation! You might recognize him by his other name – Cigar Guy. Cigar Guy is the man that took the spotlight off one of the most amazing photos taken of a Tiger Woods duff shot. If you missed the original photo, check it out here.  […]

This Week in Personal Finance – Camping in October Edition

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Over the weekend my wife and I took the kids camping with some friends. Including kids, we had somewhere around 34 people together in six campsites. Camping in October here in the Chicagoland area is a risky proposition, but, as it turns out, we picked a pretty good weekend to go! The weather was absolutely perfect – 80 […]