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Be Wise With Money
Prepare for financial pitfalls
November 3, 2014 | Ken Stier; excerpted from Thrivent magazine
That clickety-clack the car has been making just got worse. Can't-drive-the-car worse. The mechanic says it's a $2,000 fix. Ouch.
Wiser steps to investing
November 3, 2014
We’ve all asked the question: The stock market is up; should I change my investments?
November 3, 2014 | Emily Dean; excerpted from Thrivent magazine
Daniel Bagwell had been a regular blood donor to the American Red Cross for years. But in early 2007, on more than one occasion, his iron levels were too low to donate. Nurses mentioned that this was a very unusual occurrence in men, but he brushed off their concern.
Making an adjustment
November 3, 2014 | Rachel Machacek; excerpted from Thrivent magazine
When Dr. Lyons started a family, her husband stayed at home to raise their kids while she opened her own dental practice outside Milwaukee. She already had a disability income insurance contract she bought during her dental residency years ago. But as she made more money and eventually bought her own practice, that contract only covered about 40% of her current income. Since she was the only one bringing home a paycheck, she realized that was a gap the couple needed to fix.