rebelling against low expectations

AuthorJames Redding

is a preacher’s kid from a home-school family of eleven kids, of which he is the tenth. He is now a student-athlete playing football and studying accounting and business administration at Faulkner University. James has a passion for traveling, helping people overcome their financial struggles, and extreme sports.

“Helping Teens Do Hard Things–How I Saved $20K by Age 20


I saved over $20,000 in 4 years. I was working full-time doing lawn care, while also playing football and finishing up my homeschooling. I was born into a family of eleven kids, and money was not always easy to come by. My siblings and I often had to work from a young age to help support our family, and when I was sixteen, I began working full-time when my dad became disabled. When I started...

rebelling against low expectations

The Rebelution is a teenage rebellion against low expectations—a worldwide campaign to reject apathy, embrace responsibility, and do hard things. Learn More →