Category Archives: B&P Blog Post

How To Give Free Resources and Have Cash Flow

How many of us think, “what’s the catch?” when we see “Free.” And many business owners loath the clients who always try to get something for free (the poverty mindset).  But you can give free resources and have cash flow.  I have the heart of a giver but I did not know that there was

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Seek God’s Favor In Your Finances

I remember when I did not seek God’s favor in finances. Instead, I tried to carry it all on my own. And as the head of household and a sole entrepreneur in my own company, the responsibilities became more than I could handle. “If we seek good we find favor with God.” Proverbs 11:2 NIV.

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Financial Success Is Found In The Middle of Peace

It’s a wonder that doing less feels productive but somehow the world views it as lazy. “Less is more” is my focus for this year. I learned this principle by focusing on God.  I found financial success in the middle of peace. Because God is in all aspects of our lives His principles for everyday

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Successful Financial Strategies Keep It Simple

Successful financial strategies keep it simple. Last week we discussed creating multiple streams of income with wisdom. Most business owners begin working with multiple strategies that are distractions in their business. Multiple streams of income are birth from your current processes. What stream of income can you create that will not cause a financial hardship? What

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Christian Business Owners and Pricing- Is Money Evil?

Should Chrisitan business owners charge or is pricing greedy? Most Christians or Christ Followers always look at me like I am greedy when I say “you need to charge or increase prices.” Apparently, to place a price on a product or service is deemed greedy or evil. Unfortunately, most Christians misapply this Bible verse “The

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Breaking Old Beliefs to Increase Profits

May We covered “The Fallacy of the Competition Mindset”, “The Generous Side of the Spender’s Mindset”, “The Power of the Saver’s Mindset,” The Wisdom of the Investor’s Mindsets”. Mindsets are important because what we think and believe will impact our money. We often think the most important part of earning money is finding that magical

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The Power of the Saver’s Mindset

The saver’s mindset is a powerful mindset as this mindset knows the value of preparing for life. How often have you felt as if something unexpected always pops up? Perhaps, this is true because we are not thinking past the moment. I have also seen the downside of this mindset as extreme savers. As in

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Meals and Entertainment Deduction

  The number one most misunderstood, misused, and misapplied deductions are the meals, entertainment & mileage deductions.     Most people do not understand the deductions but I can’t say the IRS code has made it easy to understand either.  Often times, business owners, including independent contractors, avoid deducting meals or they deduct all meals.

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Bust The Debt Money Block

Bust The Debt Money Block Move the Debt Mountain- Busting Money Blocks Debt can eat up your extra money.  If you are in debt and receive an increase in income the responsibility to pay off the debt combined with garnishments can result in loss of the additional income. God did not mean for debt to be

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Increase Income and Lower Your Taxes

Knowing our value brings the benefits of increased income. However, the thought of increased income often brings up anxiety for many. The increase is desired but handling taxes on that income can be somewhat disappointing. Most taxpayers believe they have to pay at least 50% income tax on business income. Therefore, one of three things

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The Purpose of an Accountant

How do you view accountants? Some business owners view accountants as the tax collector and others believe they did not have taxes until they hired an accountant. Many business owners have no idea what an accountant does. Do you often wonder the purpose of an accountant or if you really need one? An Accountant is

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Increase Income by Avoiding Tax Myths

Tax Myths and emotional money mindsets play a major part in the amount of income we earn as well as the amount of taxes we project on future income. Saving money, protecting your money, and increasing your money all require effort. Money Myths and Mindsets Money myths and mindsets are terms I often use when speaking about

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