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BYU;  Encyclopedia of Mormonism:  "Finances of the Church"  The Guide to the Scriptures on the topic of "Debt" Self Reliance

General Resources

"Cash out of Debt: Three Steps to Financial Freedom" (LDSLiving)

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"Family Finances" (

Pres. Hinckley (excerpt from Priesthood Session, Gen Conf., Oct. 1998)

Welfare and Self-Reliance:



General Conference Talks

"Becoming Profident Providers Temporally and Spiritually" - Robert D. Hales

"Constancy Amid Change" - N. Eldon Tanner

"Earthly Debts, Heavenly Debts" - Joseph B. Wirthlin - April 2004 Gen. Conf.

"Providing for Our Needs" - April 1981 Welfare Session - M. Russell Ballard

Additional Talks and Articles

"Build a Net Worth Mentality"

"Climbing Out of Debt," Ensign, July 2002

"Credit Card Benefits and Perks"

"Credit Reports (How to Get Yours Free)"

"FICO Scores (What You Need to Know)"

"Five Steps to Financial Well-Being," Ensign, Mar. 2004

"Get Your Free Samples of Debt Here"   ( Meridian Magazine)

"Getting Out of Debt--for Good" - Personal and Family Finance Educator (

"Guide to Family Finance," Liahona, Apr. 2000 - Marvin J. Ashton

"How Many Loaves Have Ye" - Ensign Article - December 1989

"How Teens Can Become Millionaires" - Article by Dave Ramsey

How to Start an Emergency Fund

"How to S-t-r-e-t-c-h One Income" - April 2001 Ensign (Random Sampler, scroll down)

"One for the Money" - Marvin J. Ashton - Ensign

BYU Speeches

"Avoiding Spiritual Drift" - July 2010

"Follow the Prophet" - Sheldon F. Child

"Money Matters: Living Joyfully Within Your Means" - June 2015

Pay Thy Debt...Release Thyself from Bondage - 2003 BYU Women's Conf.

"Pay Thy Debt, and Live" - Ezra Taft Benson - Feb. 1962 (audio only)

"Peace and Happiness"

"The Blessings of Adversity" - James E. Faust

Lessons in Church Manuals

"How can I prepare to be financially self-reliant?" (Sunday School lesson on

"Principles of Financial Security" - Chapter 13 - Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Heber J. Grant

Family Home Evening Lessons

FHE: Debt and Credit Cards - Personal Finance (Word doc from BYU)

FHE: Family Financial Preparedness (LDSDaily)

FHE: Understanding Debt - Personal Finance (Word doc from BYU)

Library Books and CDs and Videos

Don't Buy Stuff (Funny Video with a Great Lesson)

"Money:  Master the Game - 7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom" - Tony Robbins 

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