Using biblical principles and promises in her softcover book The Power to Prosper, Michelle Singletary teaches you practical ways to financial freedom by putting you on a twenty-one-day financial fast, where you are prohibited from using credit cards and cannot buy anything unless it is a basic need for survival. You'll experience something even more amazing...your faith and generosity will increase, too.
The best financial planner Michelle Singletary ever knew was Big Mama, her grandmother. Big Mama raised Michelle and her four brothers and sisters on a salary that never reached more than $13,000 a year. Yet at her death, Big Mama owned her own home, had paid off a car loan, and had a beautiful collection of Sunday-go-to-meeting church hats and a savings account that supplemented her Social Security check and small pension. Most important, she had taught Michelle 7 Money Mantras for a Richer Life.
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"I wasn’t sure what to tell them — any of them. A Silver Spring, Md., couple — the husband is 84 and the wife is about to turn 79 — were distraught."
The odds are in your favor that you won’t be audited by the IRS, but don’t get cocky and cheat. The agency has tools at its disposal to catch errors and outright tax scofflaws.