I looked at my bedside clock: 4:03 am. It was Monday night (actually, Tuesday morning), and I hadnt slept a wink. Earlier in the week Id launched the Barefoot Money Movement ‒ my free, independent, money school program. Id made my case that this country needs a financial revolution, and…

Do you want me to come to your school and teach your kids about money? Well, if youre a teacher, a parent or a principal, this may be the most important column of mine youve ever read. For years Ive been saying this country needs a financial revolution …

The other day my son came home and announced hed received a present from a stranger at the local park. A pig gave me a fridge magnet! he squealed (as only a five-year-old can). His younger brother picked up on the excitement and lunged for the prize. And then…

Last weekend I ruined a mans breakfast. True dinks. It all began when I answered a question from Louise in last weeks newspaper. Heres a recap: Louise read my book, went on a Date Night (by herself!), and dutifully checked her bank statement. She found that she was being whacked…

Im back! I spent the school holidays roughing it. (No, really.) I went on a father and sons trip, camped out in a national park and let the kids range free. The boys climbed trees, fell out of trees, and ate damper on sticks that werent first thoroughly disinfected with…

Before we got married, we signed up for pre-marriage counselling at the local country church. The pastor asked about our thoughts on work, which was a sticking point: at the time I was working around the clock getting Barefoot up and running, appearing on television, and travelling the country most…

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