Rachel McDonough on An Eternal Perspective on Financial Management

Rachel McDonough on An Eternal Perspective on Financial Management

Having an eternal perspective shapes our earthly approach to all aspects of financial management, or stewardship. A steward, as you may know, is a trustee...
Chuck Bentley on Black Finances Matter

Chuck Bentley on Black Finances Matter

God created only one race, the human race, in all of its beauty and diversity. We are created equal and none is inferior to...
Chuck Bentley Answers: How Can I Plan a Budget-Friendly Wedding?

Chuck Bentley Answers: How Can I Plan a Budget-Friendly Wedding?

Dear Chuck,  We anticipate two of our girls will be getting married in the near future. Due to the uncertainty with COVID and the economic...
Wallets Are Already On Lockdown: People Pare Spending As Sunbelt Coronavirus Cases Surge

Wallets Are Already On Lockdown: People Pare Spending As Sunbelt Coronavirus Cases Surge

People aren't waiting for governors or mayors to make the decision for them. Real-time data show they cut back on spending when they're worried...
Americans Regret Lack of Emergency Savings During Covid-19 Pandemic

Americans Regret Lack of Emergency Savings During Covid-19 Pandemic

Adults in the United States are feeling economic pressure due to the coronavirus pandemic. Click here to read. SOURCE: Fox 5 NY
Chuck Bentley Answers: How Can I Prepare for Another Pandemic?

Chuck Bentley Answers: How Can I Prepare for Another Pandemic?

Dear Chuck, I wasn’t ready for the pandemic. My health has been fine but my finances have not. How can I get ready if we...
There’s a one-in-three chance of a ‘massive’ disaster that could be worse than coronavirus, says Deutsche Bank

There’s a one-in-three chance of a ‘massive’ disaster that could be worse than coronavirus,...

After Tuesday’s rally on better-than-expected retail sales figures and an encouraging study of a drug to treat coronavirus patients, the S&P 500 SPX, +0.05%...
Americans Skip Millions of Loan Payments as Coronavirus Takes Economic Toll

Americans Skip Millions of Loan Payments as Coronavirus Takes Economic Toll

Click here to read. SOURCE: Wall Street Journal
A dollar crash is virtually inevitable, Asia expert Stephen Roach warns

A dollar crash is virtually inevitable, Asia expert Stephen Roach warns

The stronger dollar era may be on borrowed time. Stephen Roach, one of the world's leading authorities on Asia, is worried a changing global landscape...
Fed moves to ensure companies can tap bond market for funds

Fed moves to ensure companies can tap bond market for funds

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve said Monday that it will begin purchasing corporate bonds as part of a previously announced plan to ensure...
Chuck Bentley Answers: Should I Use a Credit Card or My 401(k)?

Chuck Bentley Answers: Should I Use a Credit Card or My 401(k)?

Dear Chuck, My home’s air conditioner went out. We’re getting by with some fans but need to replace the unit soon. Should I use a...
Chanshi Chibwe on How to Find God (and Hope) in the Student Loan Crisis

Chanshi Chibwe on How to Find God (and Hope) in the Student Loan Crisis

According to the New York Federal Reserve Consumer Credit Panel, Americans owe a total of $1.5 trillion in federal student loan debt. Student loan...
Chuck Bentley Answers: Is Refinancing My House Worth It?

Chuck Bentley Answers: Is Refinancing My House Worth It?

Dear Chuck, With interest rates so low, should we refinance our house? We bought it in 2014 for $220,000. We put 10% down and still...
Chuck Bentley Answers: Should I Save My Stimulus Check or Invest in My Career?

Chuck Bentley Answers: Should I Save My Stimulus Check or Invest in My Career?

Dear Chuck, I have not spent my $1200 stimulus check since I have no real savings. I am insecure about losing my job but really...
IRS to Issue Coronavirus Stimulus Payments on Prepaid Debit Cards

IRS to Issue Coronavirus Stimulus Payments on Prepaid Debit Cards

The IRS and the U.S. Treasury Department will begin sending economic stimulus payments on preloaded debit cards this week, the Trump administration said on Monday. The IRS’ financial agent,...
US stocks rally on hopes for vaccine and economic recovery

US stocks rally on hopes for vaccine and economic recovery

The stock market bounced back from its worst week in nearly two months Monday as optimism about a potential vaccine for the coronavirus and...
Chuck Bentley Answers: What Should I Do With My Investments During a Crisis?

Chuck Bentley Answers: What Should I Do With My Investments During a Crisis?

Dear Chuck, I’m fatigued from all the “fake news,” flawed forecasts, imagined scenarios, and conspiracy theories that are circulating in the world today. How do...
Art Ally on Looking at Money as a Soul Concern

Art Ally on Looking at Money as a Soul Concern

“Those who want to get rich fall into temptation and a trap and into many foolish and harmful desires that plunge people into ruin...