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    How to Buy A House

    If you are thinking about buying a house, but don’t know where to start, you are in the right place. A house is one of the largest purchases you may make in your lifetime, and it should be planned carefully, otherwise you might end up losing a lot of m …

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    Retirement Accounts

    A retirement account is a savings option that allows you to put away your money for retirement with special tax benefits. Since retirement accounts have different options and benefits for growth – such as tax advantages – it is a good idea to know the …

  • What is Your Story?

    Hymn Opening Prayer Spiritual Lesson Share a story of how your personal finances have impacted your spiritual life. Discuss how finances have affected other aspects of your life. “Your life is your own, to develop or to destroy. You can blame others li …

  • What is Money

    Hymn Opening Prayer Spiritual Lesson – What is Money? Discuss with your family what is, and does. Explain the nature of money, and how to use it without letting money rule you. Discuss how managing money has strengthened your spiritual life, and family …

  • Debt, or no Debt, that is the Question

    Hymn Opening Prayer Spiritual Lesson – Debt “If there is any one thing that will bring peace and contentment into the human heart, and into the family, it is to live within our means. And if there is any one thing that is grinding, and discouraging and …

  • Reality Check

    Hymn Opening Prayer Quote “I am so thoroughly convinced that if we don’t set goals in our life and learn how to master the techniques of living to reach our goals, we can reach a ripe old age and look back on our life only to see that we reached but a …

  • Interesting M&M’s

    Hymn – # 241 Count your Blessings Opening Prayer Activity Explain very simply how interest works. Give each member of the family a set amount of m&m’s. Explain to them that they can eat them at any time, but that if they wait until the end of FHE t …

  • Simple Budgeting

    Hymn Opening Prayer Spiritual Lesson – Simple Budgeting Bring a couple of examples of different types of budgets. Show different budgeting programs like MoneyDesktop, Mint, or Everydollar. Show how an envelope budget, Excel budget and a paper budget wo …

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    Budgeting With Style

    Opening Prayer Hymn Scriptural Lesson “Windows allow natural light to enter into a building. In like manner, spiritual illumination and perspective are poured out through the windows of heaven and into our lives as we honor the law of tithing.” -Elder …

  • Maintaining Good Credit

    Once you know the basics, you need to apply them. If you have good credit, then you should continue to strive to keep it in good health. Here are some of the things that will help you maintain your good credit: Keep an eye on the payments that you need …