Entries by Laurick Ingram

GOOD MONEY GIFT WEEK 26—THE UNITED WAY

The United Way (Miami) partners with hundreds of individuals and organizations that share a collective vision for what is possible. Through their work in education, financial stability and health, they are improving the odds for children and families, today and for generations to come. If you have not already given at least $7.00 this week […]

GOOD MONEY WORD WEEK 25—IDEA

IDEA…a thought, plan, or suggestion about what to do: an opinion or belief. Napoleon Hill said, “Ideas are the beginning points of all fortunes.” The Easy Money Management Plan outlined in my book is the beginning point of good money management skills. This is because before you can move forward, you must first begin to […]

GOOD MONEY GIFT WEEK 25—THE LINKS, INC

The LINKS, Inc., (Ft. Lauderdale, FL Chapter) is one of the nation’s oldest and largest volunteer service organizations of extraordinary women who are committed to enriching, sustaining and ensuring the culture and economic survival of African Americans and other persons of African ancestry. I have had opportunities to partner with members of this organization, and […]

GOOD MONEY WORD WEEK 24—VISION

GOOD MONEY WORD WEEK 24—VISION…something that you imagine: a picture that you see in your mind. How do you see your money? If I gave three people $100, one would see some money to be spent, one would see some money to be saved, and one would see money to be invested. What would you […]

GOOD MONEY GIFT WEEK 24—CHILDREN’S HARBOR

GOOD MONEY GIFT WEEK 24—CHILDREN’S HARBOR…Children’s Harbor envisions a world where it is assured all children grow up and flourish in a safe and nurturing environment. Their mission is to provide safe shelter and support to at-risk children and youth, keeping brothers and sisters together, strengthening families and guiding youth toward independence. If you have […]

GOOD MONEY WORD WEEK 23—VACATION

GOOD MONEY WORD WEEK 23—VACATION…a period of time that a person spends away from home, school, or business usually in order to relax or travel. So long as you prepare for it and can pay it; time spent relaxing either alone or with family and friends is a great investment in your physical, mental, emotional, […]

GOOD MONEY GIFT WEEK 23—GUARDIAN AD LITEM

The State of Florida Guardian ad Litem Program is a network of professional staff and community advocates, partnering to provide a strong voice in court and positive systemic change on behalf of Florida’s abused and neglected children. If you have not already given at least $7.00 this week to someone or something you care about, […]

GOOD MONEY WORD WEEK 22—ACTIONS

ACTIONS…the accomplishment of a thing usually over a period, in stages, or with the possibility of repetition. In my book, I list four things that will help or hinder you from getting the things you want. The fourth is “the actions you take.” If ten birds are sitting on a fence and one decides to […]

GOOD MONEY GIFT WEEK 22—MOURNING FAMILY FOUNDATION

GOOD MONEY GIFT WEEK 22—MOURNING FAMILY FOUNDATION …The MFF is a nonprofit organization founded by Tracy and Alonzo Mourning that focuses on youth development through advocacy, education and enrichment. By providing educational and extracurricular activities, MFF has helped to change the trajectory for hundreds of young people from South Florida’s disenfranchised communities. If you have […]