“Ihave;a;lot;of;money!”;My;5-year-old;brother;ex- claimed,;as;he;excitedly;dumped;out;his;piggy bank earlier today. Turns out he only had about $3.65.;It;makes;me;laugh,;thinking;of;how;peo-
had the grand idea that my younger sister would get a watch
a new watch. I had forgotten about it by the next day, which,
the unfairness of such an economic endeavor.
got my hands on any money. Then, as I got older, my inter-ests;changed;but;not;my;spending;philosophy,;as;you’ll;soon
see. I started to be a bit smarter with my money around the
money.;However,;it;wasn’t;until;a;few;years;ago;that;I;seri-ously started to manage my money.
When I was in my freshman year of high school, I did a
of Wisdom for Life: A Proverbs Bible Study by Sonya Shafer
the focus on being wise stewards of our resources.