Category Archives: Money

“Here’s the passage”

I’m as type-A as you get. My wife says I’m borderline OCD. I don’t go on a picnic without exhaustive preparation and planning. That’s why Africa is always a stretch for me. Africa is on the complete opposite end of … Continue Reading

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Is college for me?

a person with a bachelors degree made an average of $1,980 more per month than the someone with just a high school diploma Continue Reading

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The Delusion of the American Dream

Last week a youth worker friend called me up and began asking questions and advice about personal finances. The gist of his question was, “How is a youth worker supposed to try to make ends meet when starting a family, … Continue Reading

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Running for You

I’m doing it again… I’m running for you. And I could use your help. As one of my blog subscribers, you know better than most that I love to provide youth workers and parents with truly free resources, articles and youth culture … Continue Reading

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That’s Some Wig!

Even if you don’t know his name, you might have seen his hair. His name is Troy Polamalu and his long dark locks are often seen cascading from the back of his Pittsburgh Steelers helmet. No, it’s not a wig. … Continue Reading

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