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Why Penance Is So Hard

Members of the Confraternity of Penitents have four major areas in which they practice  penance:  90 minutes of prayer a day, food (fasting about one-third of the year and eating meat only on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday), clothing and becoming … Continue reading

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In 20 Months, They Paid Off $82,000 in Debt

Interesting post posted several years ago at The Minimalist Mom.  If you’re up to your neck in debt, this might provide inspiration.

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How Much in Savings is Enough?

Anyone who reads personal finance magazines, or watches tv, or even looks at other media is assailed with stories that we will end up destitute in our old age if we don’t have ever-more in savings. Those ads have a … Continue reading

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