Yearly Archives: 2010

Guest Post: “The Earlier the Better” by Kate Willson

Here’s another great guest post for you by Kate Willson, thanks Kate for sharing your thoughts with us. Cheers…Amanda van der Gulik…Excited Life Enthusiast! ;o) =============================================================== Teaching Your Child about Money: The Earlier the Better Teaching children about money is … Continue reading

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Guest Post – Financial Literacy and Your Teen

Today I have a special Guest Post for you from Alisa Gilbert, thanks Alisa for your post.  I particularly enjoyed learning about “The Bad Credit Hotel” game she found. Great job Alisa! ;o) Enjoy! Cheers…Amanda van der Gulik…Excited Life Enthusiast! … Continue reading

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Cyber Bullying – Protect Your Child NOW!

As you know, I’m a huge advocate for kids and teens creating their own income online through creating their own websites, etc. There is one very real risk however to letting our kids get ‘online’ and that is that it … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Savings Bonds Remain a Traditional Gift for Children and are Now Online

I’ve had many parents ask me “what about bonds? Will they help my kids?” We do not personally use this strategy for our own children and therefore I did not feel I would be the right person to answer your … Continue reading

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Is the Love of Money the Root of all Evil?

A Special Guest Post from Angelo Campione =============================================================== In society, money seems to be considered a necessary “evil” and religions have often used the phrase that “the love of money is the root of all evil”. But why would something inanimate like … Continue reading

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Mind Programming – New Book from Eldon Taylor

Hi guys, You’ve GOT to Check Out This Video! Go here to see the book and to see all the incredible people supporting Eldon in his book launch, You WON’T believe all the Gifts they’re GIVING AWAY! http://tiny.cc/MindProgrammingJune2010 Cheers…Amanda van … Continue reading

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***The “Name That Teen $ Workshop” CONTEST*** WIN A FREE Copy Of The Workshop For Your Teen!

COMPETITION DETAILS: I did a workshop for teens where I taught them about how to make their money work hard for them! At the time I needed a quick title for the workshop and I was inspired by my good friend, Patti Handy, … Continue reading

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Summer Money Tip for Kids!

Summer is coming nearer and garage sales are starting to pop up all over the place! Now’s the time to start your own kid business. Here’s how: – decide what your garage sale business will be: lemonade stand, ice tea, … Continue reading

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It was a lovely day today! Here’s a cool tip for your child…

Today’s Money-Savvy Child Tip: Summer is coming nearer and garage sales are starting to pop up all over the place! Now’s the time to start your own kid business. Here’s how: – decide what your garage sale business will be: … Continue reading

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Investing When We Have No Money – Guest Post

There is ‘Good Debt’ and there is ‘Bad Debt’. Bad Debt is Debt that takes money away from you and makes you work harder to repay it. Good Debt is Debt that brings money to you and makes your money … Continue reading

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I hope you had as wonderful an Easter weekend as I did. ;o)

I’m not sure if you celebrate Easter or not, but regardless, I sincerely hope you had as great a weekend as I just did with my family. First the Easter Bunny set up a fun treasure hunt in our house … Continue reading

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Just found this FREE Internet TV channel for Women!

It’s called the Women’s Information Network, and it’s pretty cool. My dear friend Dorothy Fest recommended it to me. She’s one of the Show Hosts, you can check her out here: www.thewinonline.com Cheers…Amanda van der Gulik…Excited Life Enthusiast!

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The Secret Law Of Attraction And You

Exactly what is the secret law of attraction? Since the release of the book and movie entitled ‘The Secret’ tens of thousands of people around the world want to find out more. Even before this, there had been a lot … Continue reading

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Don’t Do All The Work Yourself

The worst business advice I ever received was… “If you want it done right, then do it yourself!” 1. I don’t have enough time in a day to do everything myself. 2. My most successful products have been compilations of … Continue reading

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Find out what I learned when I met Melissa Gilbert, aka ‘Laura Ingles’…

Last week I had the unique opportunity to meet Melissa Gilbert in person. You may know her as the little girl who played Laura Ingles in the famous TV show, “Little House on The Prairie” based on the “Little House” … Continue reading

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Building self esteem intentionally in children – by Joe Rubino

“Studies show that self esteem is the most important ingredient responsible for attaining success and happiness, developing effective communication and creating rewarding relationships. In this continuing series, building upon past articles SelfEsteem and More SelfEsteem , here are 10 additional … Continue reading

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The Laws Of Attraction And You

In your life, you will meet a variety of different people. Some of these people will be smarter than others; some will be kinder than others. Some will possess the highest qualifications in their field. However, any of these factors … Continue reading

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“New credit card laws may save the day for college bound teens” by Patti Handy, snippet from her blog

Patti says, “Credit cards can be a man’s (and woman’s) best friend…or worst enemy. They can save the day when an unexpected expense occurs, a flat tire at 2:00 am blows, or a medical emergency hits you from behind. In … Continue reading

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