An economy built on debt - (as of today 1/29/10 - almost $2 Trillion of debt) - and a dollar based on a treasury note (debt), owned by China - is not the way to a prosperous life.
Frugile living, saving for a rainy day, future dreams and living by a budget- (a balanced budget - what a novel idea) is a great start. Living within our means - WOW - what a thought!
I remember the apostle Paul stating: Philippians 4:11 "Not that I was ever in need, for I have learned how to be content with whatever I have."
I also remember the story of the talents - each servant pleased there master - who came back to find they had increased their talents - except the one - who buried his.
Where are your talents - are you living content with what you have - (a budget - within your means?)
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