Craig Ford's Author Profile and Articles

Craig FordCraig Ford is a fulltime missionary in Papua New Guinea who writes Money Help For Christians and Help Me Travel Cheap, a frugal family travel blog. He is the author of Money Wisdom From Proverbs, has a Masters of Divinity degree, and (most importantly) eats homemade pizza with his family every Friday night.

Articles by Craig Ford

Does Investment Portfolio Diversification Still Work?

Does Investment Portfolio Diversification Still Work?

A common lesson from a children’s story book has become one of the guiding principles for investing: “Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.” But lately, I’ve come across a few articles where people are […]

11 Money Saving Tips for Parents with Babies

11 Money Saving Tips for Parents with Babies

When it comes to money saving ideas, some people go way out of their way to save a dime while others casually use products that cost hundreds of dollars. For example, is it worth drying a […]

9 Job Hunting Tips For Facebook Users

9 Job Hunting Tips For Facebook Users

A few weeks ago I received an email.  In the email I was asked to give a reference for two individuals who were applying for the same job.  That’s not really unusual, right? We’ll, here’s the […]

The Secret to Spending Less Than You Earn

The Secret to Spending Less Than You Earn

If you read enough personal finance blogs, you’ll see a common theme and the number one answer to your financial dilemma — “Spend Less than You Earn”. Unfortunately, it’s easier said than done, otherwise, we wouldn’t […]

Your Most Important Financial Decision: Choosing a Spouse

Your Most Important Financial Decision: Choosing a Spouse

I disagree with the common assumption that buying a house will be your biggest financial decision. I believe your choice of a marriage partner will be your single biggest financial decision.  Besides, who do you think […]

5 Reasons Why Teens Should Work (Even if it Results in Lower Grades)

5 Reasons Why Teens Should Work (Even if it Results in Lower Grades)

Some parents worry about the double edged sword of teens and work.  On the one hand, there is some research that suggests teens who work might get lower grades.  On the other hand, a teenager who […]

A Christmas Gift Card Giving Guide

A Christmas Gift Card Giving Guide

Seven words you never want to hear at Christmas: “WHAT!!! YOU GOT ME A GIFT CARD?!?!?!?” On the other hand, if someone really wants a gift card, why fight the crowds and spend hours looking for […]

Credit Card vs Debit Card: 5 Reasons Why a Credit Card is Better

Credit Card vs Debit Card: 5 Reasons Why a Credit Card is Better

I’m still trying to figure out why people think I’m foolish for using a credit card instead of a debit card.  I’m a Dave Ramsey listener and fan so I’ve heard him rant and rave over […]

Should Parents Have a Financial Double Standard For Sons and Daughters?

Should Parents Have a Financial Double Standard For Sons and Daughters?

I have two daughters and one son. They are all quite young (the oldest is four). At this moment when I look ahead to the future I am have the exact same financial plan for each […]

Disclaimer

The information on this site is strictly the author's opinion. It does NOT constitute financial, legal, or other advice of any kind. You should consult with a certified adviser for advice to your specific circumstances.

While we try to ensure that the information on this site is accurate at the time of publication, information about third party products and services do change without notice. Please visit the official site for up-to-date information.

For additional information, please review our legal disclaimers and privacy policy.

Notice

Moolanomy has affiliate relationships with some companies ("advertisers") and may be compensated if consumers choose to buy or subscribe to a product or service via our links. Our content is not provided or commissioned by our advertisers. Opinions expressed here are author's alone, not those of our advertisers, and have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by our advertisers.