generational differences

I have noticed an interesting trend over the past few years. It seems to me that more and more people are being bitten by the entrepreneurial bug. Just like my grandparent’s generation, the younger generation today seems to be more and more focused on starting their own entrepreneurial enterprise instead of working for someone else. […]

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Marriage and Finances

It is said that the number one reason people get divorced is communication or the lack of it. Also ranking high on the list is finances. And the number one thing that hurts your finances is a divorce. So, being able to communicate about your finances in a marriage is pretty important but let’s be […]

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Enjoy the moment

You never appreciate what your parents have done for you until you become a parent yourself. I am not sure what I was thinking, but I thought parenting would be easier than it has been. For me, it exposes all the areas in my life that may be lacking and may need some time for […]

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401K Fortitude

Let’s face it, the 401K or 403B equivalent for non-profits and government employees has become the most common way to save for retirement. The two largest assets for most Americans are their home and their 401K. So, what can you do to manage your 401K the best way possible? Well, each 401K retirement plan is different […]

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Stepping into Retirement

The old adage is you have to crawl before you can walk and walk before you can run, so why do we not take our own advice? Retirement or what we like to call time freedom shouldn’t be an impossible chasm that we cross in one day as we quit our job. Remember Indiana Jones […]

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The five wishes

As you plan for your future, we feel like it is important to think about things as if the worst case scenario were to happen. As you probably already could guess, we feel it is important to have your wills, trusts, and health initiatives written out with a lawyer. But one thing that we have […]

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Bitcoin, to bit or not to bit?

As we turn the calendar to a new year, let’s take a look at what’s new in the financial world – Bitcoin. Bitcoin has been around for a bit and it continues to garner attention and headlines and probably will continue to do so in the future. This is a look at what Bitcoin is, […]

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Eternal Retirement

We want to illustrate for you, with some stories, a couple of the reasons that we are in the business we are in. But first, you must understand that we at Uncommon Wealth Partners are Jesus followers.We believe that there is an eternity and we aren’t afraid to tell people about the faith that we […]

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You are your best asset

One of the questions that we ask all of our clients in our first meeting with them is, “What is your best asset?” We have heard a lot of answers, one of my favorite answers being, “My wife’s engagement ring.” Although that was a good answer, the answer we want to point you to is […]

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Abundance Mindset

I often fall into a trap that everything has to be perfect before I will change anything. For example, I will start eating healthy when I finish all the junk food in my house, or I will start taking my wife on weekly dates when we pay down all of our debt. I get frustrated […]

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