Churchill Mortgage Founder Mike Hardwick Releases Autobiography Detailing Life Lessons and Secrets for Financial and Personal Fulfillment

– Personal finance expert and author Dave Ramsey calls
‘Keep Chopping Wood’ a “must-read” –

BRENTWOOD, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#ChurchillChurchill
, a mortgage industry leader in providing conventional, FHA,
VA and USDA residential mortgages across 38 states, announced the
release of founder and president Mike Hardwick’s autobiography: “Keep
Chopping Wood: A Preacher’s Son Who Had It All, Lost It All, and Then
Regained True Wealth” (published
by WestBow Press
). All proceeds from the sale of Hardwick’s book
will be donated to charity.

In his book, Hardwick, who is a successful Nashville entrepreneur and
philanthropist, chronicles obstacles and secrets of success across
multiple business endeavors, including a condo conversion company, his
role as executive vice president of a national bank and ultimately his
founding of Churchill Mortgage and its thriving corporate culture, which
is based on his core values. Hardwick also shares personal “tried and
true” life lessons in a lively, heartfelt and captivating manner.

“Mike’s new book is a must-read, and I look forward to sharing Mike’s
exceptional life story with my listeners and readers,” said Dave Ramsey, New
York Times
best-selling author and talk show radio host. Dava
Guerin, an author and consultant, said about Keep Chopping Wood: “Mike
has received the highest praise from many national opinion leaders such
as Brad Thor, John Rich, Dr. Carol Swain and many others.”

“Keep Chopping Wood” is currently available for purchase directly
through WestBow
, and other online retailers.

About Churchill Mortgage

Founded in 1992, Churchill Mortgage is a privately owned company by its
more than 380 employees. A full-service and financially sound leader in
the mortgage industry, the company provides conventional, FHA, VA and
USDA residential mortgages across 38 states. As heard on personal
finance expert and author Dave Ramsey’s nationally syndicated radio
show, the lender focuses on the right loan product for each borrower,
providing the education and tools necessary to ensure borrowers’
financial stability through its consultative approach to lending and
strong commitment to local communities. Churchill Mortgage is a
wholly-owned subsidiary of Churchill Holdings, Inc.

Churchill Mortgage’s notable achievements include recognitions as a “Top
Lender” by Scotsman Guide: Residential, a four-time “Top
Workplace” by The Tennessean and a “Top 100 Private Company” and
“Best in Business” by the Nashville Business Journal. For more
information about Churchill Mortgage, visit
or follow the company on Twitter @ChurchillMtg
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For Churchill Mortgage
Michael Touchton, 678-781-7215