Category: School

A few episodes back we talked about when your college-aged child comes home and announces that he or she has applied for a trip to Japan and that it will cost $6500. Well, turns out it doesn’t always happen that …

Show 186 – The $6500 Fall Out Read More »

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It’s never fun when your college-aged kid comes home and says, “guess what!? I applied to take a study trip to Japan and I was accepted.” Well, it can be exciting but do you have $6500 sitting waiting on you …

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Student loans. I know we are all groaning right now. The dreaded student loan. Bane of recent college grads (or dropouts) and even long- lived adults. When the Dads went to college, mostly tuition was affordable and many times loans …

Show 172 – The “Other Mortgage” Read More »

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When did you get your first credit card? Do you remember filling out that credit card application that you saw in a counter stand at a convenience store, department store, etc.? Did you have direction as to how to properly …

Show 157: Debit or Credit? Read More »

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There used to be a time when the only way to pay for things was with cash. Credit cards were only for big purchases. Debit cards came along and allowed you to use a card as cash. These days there …

Show 156: Paper or Plastic? Read More »

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When your college-aged child calls you and asks how much money he or she has in savings or when your high school-aged child realizes that he’s spending over $50 a week in gas money or your post-college-aged children realize that …

Show 150: Poor Dad, Poor Dad, Poor Dad Read More »

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You get comfy and settled into your daily routine. The spouse has a great paying job. You have a great paying job. Your kids are doing well in school. Your car and house are all in great shape. Life is …

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“The only thing certain is taxes and death.” – Benjamin Franklin. No truer words were spoken than those of ol’ Benji Franks. Well, unless you count “it was a wise man that created beer.” It was credited to Mr. Hundred …

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Sportsmanship is important. On the field, off the field, everywhere. Basically, it’s the Golden Rule of “do unto others.” We are all guilty of falling shy of the rule. When sports are actually involved, however, there seems to be a little leeway …

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Two episodes ago we introduced you to Nutrimom, the superheroine that comes to the rescue of those needing food allergy, food intolerance and general nutrition help. She’s witty, fun, cool and sassy. We heard about the Nutrimom stuff, but really, …

Show 128: Who the Heck is Tracy Bush? Read More »

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