The Digerati Life recently wrote about the finances of the average American family. The facts might surprise you...but then again, maybe not: The average American family has $3,800 in the bank. 50% of American households don’t have a retirement account. The 50% of households with retirement accounts only have $35,000 saved up (per family). The average family owns a … [Read more...] about The Finances of the Average American … Pastor?
When it comes to retirement, many pastors are ill-prepared. A June, 2010 article in USA Today explained: (Pastors) are looked up to by their parishioners as wise and frugal. Their pay, although modest, is enough to get by on. And they typically are provided with housing during their careers. Yet many find themselves in a financial quandary as they approach or reach … [Read more...] about When it Comes to Retirement, Many Pastors are Ill-Prepared