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Saving money now is good stewardship
managing money is not an easy task. we offer a few suggestions to help you be a good steward now and for the future
For many people today, saving regularly is a struggleSometimes all that’s left over at the end of the month is a few dollars. Does investing that extra money really make that much difference in the long run? Yes, it does!
Boost your investments, a little at a time
When you look ten to twenty years out, even an extra $10 a month can really make a difference, thanks to the power of compounding interest.
Add regularly to your investment, even a small amount, and it will make a big difference down the road.
- Use our online compound interest calculator to see how your investment can grow when you add a little or a lot each month.
- You can also use our other investment calculators to see how quickly a little adds up, and test out different amounts to add.
Develop a personal budget first
When you develop a personal budget as a first step, it will help you choose how much to invest. Our personal financial budget worksheet can help.
You may be surprised how cutting out a few extras will make a difference to the nest egg you're building.
Earn a double return with Church Extension Plan
Being a good steward of your resources is one benefit of saving. Yet when you invest with CEP, you get the added benefit of knowing your money is being used to spread the Gospel while it's earning a good rate of return for the future of you and your family.
We've made it easy to start setting aside money for your goals. Open an investment note for just $250. Add to it any time.
Questions? Contact an investment representative today, or call us at (800) 821-1112.