Author: Trina Boice
Release Date: February 2013
I am always SO IMPRESSED with the amount of information Trina Boice gives us.
This book is OVER-FLOWING with amazing thoughts on changing the way we think about money.
"Design the life you want to live and create financial goals that will enable you to live it"
Fabulous tips on so many areas like:
*saving on taxes
*decreasing medical costs
*saving money on groceries
*saving money on car costs
*saving money on electricity expenses
*saving money on college expenses
Multiple lists of websites for:
*getting things for FREE
*finding coupons on line
*getting free entertainment
*where to win prizes
Amazing ideas for:
*turning unused items into cash
*better grocery shopping
*teaching kids about money
*odd jobs to make money
*helping adult children get back on their feet
*creating a business
Also includes a chapter on fighting Identity Fraud and a chapter on moving to a new place.
"Remember, using your time and money wisely empowers you to take control of your finances, and stay UP in a DOWN economy."
Trina is giving away a
FREE copy of this book on GOODREADS
(offer ends 1/27/14)
About the Author
Trina earned two Bachelor’s degrees (International Relations & Spanish) from Brigham Young University. While at BYU, she competed on the Speech and Debate team and the Ballroom Dance Team, winning national titles. She was President of the National Honor Society, Phi Eta Sigma, and served as ASBYU Secretary of Student Community Services. Trina currently serves on the BYU Alumni Board Las Vegas Chapter and the BYU Alumni Outreach Board. She currently teaches as an online instructor for BYU-I.
Trina also studied at the University of Salamanca in Spain, and later returned there to serve an LDS mission in Madrid. She also earned 2 Master’s degrees from California College for Health Sciences (Health Administration & Community Wellness Promotion) and received the Bernard M. Baruch Award from the Congress of Rehabilitative Medicine.
She worked as a Legislative Assistant for a Congressman in Washington D.C. and wrote a column called “The Boice Box” for a newspaper in Georgia, where she lived for 15 years. She has a Real Estate license, Travel Agent's license, a Ham Radio Technician's license (Ki6GZG), and a Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do. If she told you what she really did every day, she'd have to kill you.
Trina recently moved to Las Vegas with her husband, Tom, and their four wonderful sons: Cooper, Calvin, Bradley, and Bowen. Even the family's dog, birds, and water turtle are all male! With that much testosterone in the house, Trina was destined to be involved with the Boy Scouts of America, and she received the "Godsend Award" in 2001 for all of her service. She is very proud of all her Eagle Scout sons!
In 2004, Trina was named "Honor Young Mother of The Year" for the state of California by American Mothers, Inc! Her kids are still laughing about that one.
In 2004, Trina was also named as President George W. Bush's "Points of Light Volunteer" for her domestic and international service projects.
Trina is a member of LDStorymakers and is the Entertainment News Editor for Bella Online. She is a movie critic and posts weekly reviews at Movie Review Maven.
She has been a guest speaker at conferences and conventions for businesses, schools and religious events, and she would love to speak at your next function!
(A review copy was provided, however, all reviews are of my own opinion :)