Investing

Moody Radio Interview 12-4-17 – What to Look for in a Financial Advisor

Scripture stresses the importance of wise counsel.  In our do-it-yourself society, are we sometimes ignoring this important aspect of decision making?  Wise counsel is the topic of this week’s discussion as we apply it to the area of finding a financial advisor.  You can read the full article “What to Look for in a Financial…

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What to Look for in a Financial Advisor

Our society continues to move toward self-reliance and independence.  A quick rundown of cable television shows illustrates just how popular the idea of doing things yourself has become.  I’m all for trying new things and learning as I go, but I also need to be careful that I don’t make the mistake of trusting too…

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Moody Radio Interview 11-28-17 – Warning Sings of Bad Investments

Bad investments are often motivated by sinful desires and can do great harm to the families that fall victim to them.  Bad investments often have common warning signs, which is the topic of this week’s discussion.  You can read the full article “Warning Signs of Bad Investments” here.  The following recording is from “Mornings with Kelli”…

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Warning Signs of Bad Investments

The act of accumulating and investing wealth is a dangerous proposition for the Christian.  The hardest part of the process isn’t picking the right investments, but rather, guarding our hearts from the love of money.  We need to always be aware of the desires of our heart, especially when money is involved.  There’s a point…

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Moody Radio Interview 11-21-17 – Gambling

Is gambling really that different from other forms of entertainment and how is it any different than investing?  Gambling is the topic of this week’s interview.  You can read the full article on gambling here.  The following recording is from “Mornings with Kelli” on Moody Radio Indiana (97.9 FM). For more information on Moody Radio, go…

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Gambling: Many Sins Rolled Into One Activity

On the surface, gambling appears to be a fun activity that appeals to people for a variety of reasons.  For some, gambling provides a source of entertainment.  For others, it provides hope for a better life.  Regardless of what aspect of gambling is appealing, at its core it is the manifestation of many sins against…

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Moody Radio Interview 10-24-17 – Investment Basics: Risk and Reward

One of the basic economic lessons we need to understand is the relationship between risk and reward.  As stewards managing God’s money, we need to understand the amount of risk we’re taking and if the reward for that risk makes it a wise decision.  That concept is the topic of this week’s interview.  You can…

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Investment Basics Part II: Risk and Reward

Fear and greed are two of the most common emotions when it comes to investing. Unfortunately, fear is often driven by a lack of information and knowledge.  We tend to fear things we don’t understand and it doesn’t help when we hear horror stories of people losing money in bad investments.  Perhaps we even tried…

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