Howard and Steve discuss how to plan for Christmas gift purchases in advance and how to avoid going into debt on Black Friday. Next, they answer questions from listeners at 800-525-7000 and MoneyWise@Compass1.org:
- "Should I sell my stocks to pay for school loans?"
- "How should I invest a substantial sum of money given to my child?"
- "How do I budget when I have an unpredictable income?"
- "How do I balance paying off my mortgage with investing for retirement?"
Be sure to check out the Compass website for a complete listing of helpful resources and radio archives.
Thanks for your prayers and generous financial support which allow us to keep MoneyWise on-the-air!
Featured Resources From MoneyWise
Don't be ruled by external financial pressures and circumstances. Our security is not found in money or possessions. A strong foundation for true financial success usually involves a change in perspective rather than in income. Biblical counselor Jim Newheiser's reflection questions and practical exercises, paired with Scripture's wisdom on financial and work-related topics, point you toward fiscal responsibility on earth and treasure in heaven. In this 31-Day Devotional, biblical counselors and Bible teachers guide you through Scripture passages that speak to specific situations and struggles, inspiring you to apply God's Word to your life in practical ways day after day. Request your copy with your gift of any amount to MoneyWise. Your generous donation helps expand our outreach to share God’s financial principles with others.