Author: Shay Phillips

  • Two Questions for the Day!

    What’s the point? – What is the end goal of doing what you are doing? Are you trying to accomplish something? Are you trying to get somewhere? Think about the point! Is it worth it? – Is the goal, accomplishment, or destination worth getting?

  • Working The Debt Snowball

    We are working on getting out of debt using Dave Ramsey’s Baby Step system. Step 2 is using the Debt Snowball to get out of debt. So far we have paid off about $7,700 in credit debt. Now we are working on paying off our last Credit Card and then our Auto Loan. I am […]

  • Working on Becoming Debt Free

    I have been taking the Financial Peace University class at my church for the past 10 weeks. It has been a great time watching the Dave Ramsey DVD’s and learning about some of the mistakes I have made in the past. We are working towards being debt free within the next year and a half. […]

  • Phillips Addition

    Today we learned of our next child’s due date. The baby is due on 11/11/11. With two children already a third will be a fun experience. We have decided not to know the gender of the baby until he or she is born. It will be an exciting time at the birth. Now we need […]

  • I Do Not Choose to Be a Common Man

    It is my right to be uncommon—if I can. I seek opportunity—not security. I do not wish to be a kept citizen, humbled and dulled by having the state look after me. I want to take the calculated risk; to dream and to build, to fail and to succeed. I refuse to barter incentive for […]