Category Archives: Money

The Parable of the Talents: The Faithful Servants

These notes were made following a group discussion that I led on the topic of the Parable of the Talents + additional material that I gleaned from the internet. Thanks to all who contributed. Throughout this article: 2TS = Servant who … Continue reading

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Money Management: Useful Categories

Here are some categories for managing personal finances (I like putting things into categories) : Budgeting Overall resource planning. Managing the relationship between time and resource. Income Resource that comes in. Wages Income from investments Spending Resource that goes out. … Continue reading

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How Do I Get Paid More?

Over at Code Project, someone asked, “How Do I Get Paid More?“. I found the discussion interesting. Gary Kirkham wrote: The general rule is that you get paid more by being worth more. Christopher Duncan replied (with edits by Chris … Continue reading

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Driving a Hard Bargain?

My wife and I made an offer on a house this week. The question we faced: how much to offer? Background There were several factors to consider, even before we saw the house. On initial contact with the vendor’s agent, we … Continue reading

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