How to Avoid Buying A Money Pit

Personal Budget

There’s an old saying that a boat is nothing more than a hole in the water that you pour your money into. Boats are expensive – from the purchase to the ongoing maintenance – and boat owners throw a lot of money into that hole. If that’s true, then it’s easy to imagine a house […]

It’s National Small Business Week! 

Small Business Week

  It’s National Small Business Week!  Starting in 1963, President Kennedy made a Presidential Proclamation that has continued every year since then.  This is a national recognition event to honor the United States top entrepreneurs each year. The distinguished groups of small business owners are hailed each year by the U.S. Small Business Administration and a collection […]

Financial Education Services Training Program

Financial Education Services Training

Financial Education Services Training Program provided through Financial Education Services University is responsible for incredible growth that FES has experienced over the last 4 years. When I first got involved with FES in 2004, one of the things that the company was lacking was a formal training program. In 2010 FES University was introduced and […]

Training for Your Home Based Business


There is so much information available on the topic of Training for Your Home Based Business.  After you develop a business plan, how you do get started on your business?  How do you keep yourself accountable to your plan? You need to get a mentor or coach.  This person will help to keep yourself accountable […]

Goals, Part 1: How Most Miss the Mark

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Since this is a site dedicated to financial education, it seems the subject of goals is a good one to discuss – after all, this is the Financial Empowerment Network. Unfortunately, many of us either do not make goals at all or go about it in the wrong way. It is no wonder many of […]