Is Fantasy Football Gambling? Is Fantasy Football a Sin?

by Chuck Bentley Dear Chuck, Is fantasy football gambling? My oldest sons (14 and 17) and husband are really into it and I am wondering if...

ATM Fees Rise

Drawing cash from an ATM is beginning to feel like a ritual from a bygone era. Like buying a record on vinyl, it’s a...

Tech, Healthcare Firms & Small Businesses Lead US Stocks Higher

Large technology and health care companies and smaller U.S.-focused firms rose again Friday as stocks finished the third quarter at record highs. Stocks were mixed...

Study Says Churches and Charities Would Suffer Under President Trump’s Proposed Tax Plan

If you make between $50,000 and $100,000 a year, you’ll probably give less to charity under President Donald Trump’s proposed tax plan. So says a study commissioned...

Mellody Hobson on What Students Need to Know About ‘Student Loans’

Why are we talking about student loans right now?  An interesting analysis shows that shopping around is a good thing for student loan holders willing...
Black Americans, as a group, have struggled to move up the economic ladder. (Getty Images/Blend Images)

African Americans Are the Only U.S. Racial Group Earning Less Than They Did in...

African Americans were worse off financially in 2016 than they were in 2000. The median income for an African American household was $39,490 last year,...

How to Freeze Your Credit After the Equifax Data Breach

Nearly half of Americans may have had their information stolen in the massive Equifax data breach revealed last week, and experts say freezing your credit...
Commutes are equally miserable for all. (Reuters/Lucas Jackson)

Wage Gap Between Whites and Blacks is Becoming Inexplicable

The gap in employment and earnings between black and white workers in the US is nothing new. Still, 53 years after the Civil Rights...

Equifax Breach Exposes 143 Million People to Identity Theft

Credit monitoring company Equifax has been hit by a high-tech heist that exposed the Social Security numbers and other sensitive information about 143 million...

What to Do if You Were Hit by the Equifax Breach

An estimated 143 million U.S. consumers could be affected by a cybersecurity attack carried out against Equifax, one of the nation's three largest credit-reporting...

Dave Ramsey On Navigating the Line Between Generosity and Overspending

Dear Dave, I’ve heard you talk about the importance of giving using the phrase “outrageous generosity.” But at what point does outrageous generosity become foolish...

Crown Financial CEO Chuck Bentley Answers, ‘Should I Tithe off My Gross Income or...

Chuck, My wife and I have always tithed off our gross income. A few years ago we made the difficult decision to take our Social...

Here’s How Much Money You Should Have Saved By Age 50

Most Americans' retirement savings are dangerously low. According to a 2016 report from the Economic Policy Institute, the median working-age family (50th percentile) had only $5,000 saved in...

GuideStone Financial Resources Provides Tips for Churches and Ministries In Wake of Hurricane Harvey

To aid churches as they face the daunting tasks of rebuilding after Hurricane Harvey, GuideStone Financial Resources is offering tips for churches and ministries...

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Won’t Commit to Replacing Andrew Jackson with Harriet Tubman on...

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday would not commit to his predecessor’s pledge to remove President Andrew Jackson from the twenty-dollar bill and...

Consumer Comfort is at a 16-Year High, Indicating Continued Economic Stability in U.S.

Consumer confidence, including views about the U.S. economy, advanced again last week to a 16-year high, indicating spending will remain solid, according to Bloomberg...

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld says Resignation of Trump’s Economic Adviser Gary Cohn ‘Would Crash Markets’

The markets would crash if top White House economic adviser Gary Cohn resigns, Yale School of Management's Jeffrey Sonnenfeld told CNBC on Thursday. "I don't...

Black-Jewish Banker, Rebecca Allen, Sues her Boss, Goldman Sachs, for Racial Discrimination

A black banker in Goldman Sachs Group Inc's personal wealth management unit filed a lawsuit on Wednesday accusing the firm of steering top clients...

GuideStone Congratulates O.S. Hawkins on 20 Years of Leadership as Christian Financial Organization Is...

Trustees for GuideStone Financial Resources gathered July 31–Aug. 1 in regular session to hear reports from GuideStone executive officers and staff about the board's...

Research Shows 1 In 10 Pastors Report Church Thievery

A new study reveals that about one in 10 churches have had money stolen. In a survey of 1,000 Protestant senior pastors by Lifeway Research, nine...