Treasure – Part 1

My last two posts were titled respectively “Time” and “Talent.”  Today we work on the third T, the third leg of the stewardship stool, treasure. I saved treasure for last because I didn’t want to upset the natural order of things.  I could have chosen to present them in reverse order – treasure, talent, time …

Uninformed Advice is Bad Advice

(Just a note about my qualifications for writing what follows.  I am a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) and have been since 1993.  I was involved in the investment consulting business for almost  a quarter-century.  I earned several sets of credentials along the way – Certified Investment Management Analyst; Certified Investment Management Consultant; Accredited Investment Fiduciary …

Stewardship is Like the Stock Market

This was originally published in The Message – The newspaper of the Diocese of Evansville. Now, that’s a weird title.  I have written quite a bit, both here and elsewhere, how the notion that “stewardship” is not just about money, and now I am going to compare it to the chief money engine in the …