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Dear Chuck, my neighbor says we should consider a reverse mortgage. My wife and I are split about it. Can you break the deadlock?
I have been blessed to meet many Christian financial advisors across America. Not all, but some of them use a moral screening strategy to serve their investment clients. Moral screening is one of several strategies under the larger topic of faith-integrated investing. While I have written elsewhere about how to invest for redemptive purposes, in this article I want to highlight some of the theological limits of moral screening.
When the Holy Spirit convicted my heart about biblically responsible investing it was not because of a realization that my investment money was going into the coffers of bad businesses who would use it to pursue immoral ends. No, God broke my heart over the undeniable truth that as an investor, I was profiting from the sale of abortion drugs.
Dear Chuck, Do you have any advice for someone married to an impulsive spender? Cautious Budgeter
Our best friends are on the brink of a divorce. A financial mistake occurred several years ago, and they’re slowly working their way out. But the wife is struggling to forgive. Any advice?
I read your new book on economic threats. What do you think of China’s new digital currency? Isn’t it a threat that should be on your list of Gray Swans?
My wife and I want to escape the high taxes in California. She thinks we should look into a place offering moving incentives. We have two young children; so now may be the best time to move. What advice can you offer on these moving incentives?
This is the beginning point of your stewardship journey. It is the best advice I could ever give you.
Here’s the straight talk on the minimum wage that you probably didn’t learn in school.
Capitalist countries have money; socialist countries have money. Both systems have rich people. Both systems have poor people. The difference is that under socialism, it is the politically connected who become rich.
Benefits range from less generous of less than 25% of total compensation to very generous benefits of above 35% of total compensation.
The best way to honor the Giver and the gift is to use the resources to create something that the Giver would absolutely love.
Debt robs us of our margin, holds us back from our passion and threatens our loyalty to God.
One other notable part of their story is that they gave away 10 percent of their income throughout their journey of getting out of debt.
God doesn’t need your money, but He does command your obedience.