Category: getting it

Vacation Homes – the Reality

Are vacation homes good real estate investments? On May 3, 2012 I explored the topic of whether you should buy vacation homes as a real estate investment. I promised some juicy details on our...

Should You buy a Vacation Home?

Starting in 4th quarter last year, vacation home sales started to pick up around the nation. Although still not back where they were in 2006, it is a promising sign. With a large contingent...

Convert from Blogger to WordPress

This post is for all of you bloggers! Blogger to WordPress Conversion My recent experience in converting Family Money Values blog from Blogger to WordPress was less than desirable. In this post I will...

Parents As Resources for Adult Children

When I was a young adult, fresh out of school, my desire for separation from my parents was fierce. I was stubbornly determined to live independently. Now that I am the parent of adult...

Do You Know a Woman Entrepreneur?

Women, in business? Women entrepreneurs? YES and I bet you know at least six! What is an entrepreneur? Merriam-Webster’s dictionary defines an entrepreneur as one who organizes, manages and assumes the risk of a...

Take the Challenge: The Spending Diary

The following is a guest post by Brian. A spending diary can illuminate exactly how you are spending your money. Perhaps you make some casual purchases that are put under the rug. Take the...

Women’s Money Week – Taking Action

Before we begin, here are some (hopefully) inspirational quotes on taking action courtesy of Very Random Streams blog: Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a...