If you need to ask for money, be very clear as to the amount you need and for what. When I am not wearing my consultant/speaker/writer hat, I have on my wife/mom/school booster club hat. Currently, I'm raising money for a small, cash-challenged senior class of...

If you give them your money to keep, they will give you more money. When you save your money with a financial institution, you earn interest. This video from CPA and YDST fan Rick Salmeron should be required viewing in classrooms as early as middle school ...

Make it easy for people to give you money - whether you are a company or an individual. Have a product to sell, a service to offer? Something as simple as a friend owes you money or you are a college student waiting for more...

What would you do if you could do anything today? Would you goof off? Would you take a chance? Would you do something to set your future? Those are actually decisions you, and only you, make each and every day. It is all up to...

Sometimes the cost of doing business is upgrading your processes. Last week, a mortgage company asked me for my fax number. Haven't had one of those for 5 years. Then they asked for my home number. Nope, did away with that almost 10 years ago. How...

Do you still carry a wallet? Really? OK, me too but the future of no wallets is quickly approaching. We recently visited Disney World and were issued Magic Bands - these small, high tech bracelets worked as a room key, park ticket, FastPass, and payment...