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A Matter of Perception

We were blessed to be walking down Waikiki Beach in Oahu, Hawaii last year. Besides the beautiful beaches, one thing you will notice is that Hawaii is FULL of vagrants. 240 more words

Financial Education

Staying Focused in Trying Times: ConneXfactor July Update

For the next five months, Connex Credit Union will be working closely with five participants to see who can become the most fiscally fit to win a $3,000 grand prize. 330 more words

Improve Your Life

What Will Your Kid Do With $100?

I know I have mentioned before that my husband and I have experienced a financial conversion of the Dave Ramsey sort.  We are trying to “live like no one else so later we can live like no one else”… actually, for us, it’s more about having a sense of peace and rightness when it comes to our finances.   2,086 more words

Family Life

Let's Talk About Respect & Hard Earned Money

Talking money with friends & family can often be pretty difficult. Everyone is going through something. It’s hard to see that someone else may have struggles like you when you feel you’re facing the worst of it all. 471 more words


Financial Inclusion of People with Disabilities - Is Access the Biggest Barrier?

> Posted by Alvina Zafar, Deputy Manager, Financial Education and Client Protection, BRAC Microfinance

Financial Inclusion 2020 (FI2020) is a global multi-stakeholder movement to achieve full financial inclusion, using the year 2020 as a focal point for action.  705 more words

Center For Financial Inclusion

Speech About Financial Education

The following essay was written in the summer of 2011 and was presented as both a speech and academic paper. I think this earned a B…or perhaps a C. 886 more words

Art Versus Starvation: Notes on Being Creative and Making a Profit, Preferably at the Same Time

The genesis of this entry was a simple question:

“Ten years from now, what will I most regret not having started today?”

In order to live well as an artist, the art itself is one part of a far larger context called “your life”. 1,260 more words