Single Mother Pays Cash for Her Car!

Single Mother Pays Cash for Her Car!

Rachel is a 21 year old single mother who works in a local department store and lives on a modest income.  I overheard the end of a conversation when she said that making payments above $400 for a car payment was not a wise choice.  When I ask her view on making car...
What Should I Keep?  What Should I Toss?

What Should I Keep? What Should I Toss?

February 3, 2014 Have you ever found yourself pondering over a pile of papers that could contain personal tax documents such as pay stubs, bank statements, brokerage statements or utility bills?  Perhaps you are well organized.  CNN Money (2013) suggests the...
Affordable Care Act – “The Right Plan for Me”

Affordable Care Act – “The Right Plan for Me”

January 27, 2014 Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Portsmouth Alumnae Chapter, Educating and Empowering the Community! “Affordable Care Act” The contents of this article are not a representation of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.  However, I felt that this organization...
“A Millionaire’s Mindset at 18 years of Age”

“A Millionaire’s Mindset at 18 years of Age”

January 16, 2014 A Millionaire’s Mindset at 18 yrs. old “Alize” Young in age, but wise in years! Alize is an 18 year old who was raised predominately by a single mother that was nearly drowning in debt stemming from a double income household. ...
“Mind, Money, Marriage”

“Mind, Money, Marriage”

January 12, 2014 Money Matters! (Part 2) “Mind, Money Marriage” Do you have an “Emergency Fund”?  This question became a part of the conversation in the couples session.  An emergency fund guards against unforeseeable emergencies, such as a flat tire, train or airfare...