All posts by: Jennifer Wake

Saving for Christmas in June

Saving for Christmas in June may seem like a funny thing to do, but in this week’s Finance Friday, Jennifer shares why saving money is serious business. Saving for Christmas in June Although Christmas is still six months away, it...

Blended Retirement System Options

In this week’s edition of Finance Friday, Jennifer breaks down Blended Retirement System Options for military members. Blended Retirement System Options by Jennifer Wake   Choices are all around us. Our day generally starts out with choices about food. Will...

Saving For College

Military members have some additional options when it comes to saving for college. In this week’s Finance Friday post, Jennifer breaks 5 options down for us. Saving for College by Jennifer Wake Congratulations on adding to your family. In the...

Leaving a Child Behind When You PCS

Like Jennifer, so many military women know the pain of leaving a child behind when you PCS. If you’re navigating this significant change, I hope you’ll find comfort in the words she shares today.   Leaving a child behind when...

Paying for College

Jennifer discusses paying for college in this month’s Financial Friday post. Don’t miss part two, saving for college next month! Paying for College  by Jennifer Wake Wait a minute, just yesterday I had a baby, now I have a freshman...

The Ache of Infertility

For this week’s Monday Minute Jennifer shares with us some ways we can rise up from the ache of infertility. Rise Up from the Ache of Infertility by Jennifer Wake   Lady Macbeth saying “Out out damn spot” resonates deeply...

Survivor Benefits Plan: What You Need to Know

For this week’s Financial Friday, Jennifer shares what you need to know about the Survivor Benefits Plan. Survivor Benefits Plan: What You Need to Know by Jennifer Wake What is Survivor Benefits Plan (SBP)? And why should I care? Retirement...

Taxes: When Caesar Gets His Share

Taxes have been causing trouble since the time of Jesus’ earthly ministry.  For this week’s Monday Minute, Jennifer explores how we can Rise Up when taxes try to knock us down. When Caesar Gets His Share by Jennifer Wake  ...

Learn from My Money Mishaps

Today, Jennifer shares lessons learned from money mishaps. Her tips can help you avoid similar mistakes and help you steward your resources well. Learn from My Money Mishaps by Jennifer Wake   Once upon a time, there was this young,...

When Tithing Feels Like Too Much

For today’s Monday Minute, Jennifer touches on tithing. Find out how God changed her mind and proved himself faithful in her family’s finances.   When Tithing Feels Like Too Much by Jennifer Wake   “I can’t do it! If I...