Investment

Benjamin Franklin’s Funds (illustration)

Benjamin Franklin left a fund of $5,000 to the city of Boston in 1791. His will provided that interest from this fund be allowed to accumulate for 300 years. By 1891, the $5,000 had grown to $92,000, and the balance was invested for a second century. By 1959, the market value of …

Fifty Percent Have Less than $5000 in Savings (illustration)

Almost half of Americans report having less than $5,000 in savings and investments, and 1 out of 10 have nothing at all. Significantly, more than one-fourth of Americans did not save or invest any of their income in the past year. (Kevin Higgins - Sermon Central). …

With The Sun There is no Darknes (illustration)

This story is about a cave which lived under the ground, as caves have the habit of doing. It had spent its life in darkness. It heard a voice calling to it: “Come up into the light; come and see the sunshine.” The cave retorted: “I don’t know what you mean; there …