Talking money of course!
A big reason why many couples argue about money involves having different values and conflicting goals which leads into a battle of; “I’m right … your wrong!”
Here’s why this happens: most couples do not have “Money Talks”. Sure they talk about money in varying degrees – but they don’t get into the ‘nitty gritty’ of their numbers and how the other person feels.
Let’s face it, when cashflow is good, money arguments usually are few – if any.
But when cashflow changes (usually due to less money coming in or expenses going […]
What do you think of this statement….
“I’ll be more happy when I have more money.”
Does this ring true for you?
Well it sure did for me in my younger years as a single Mom!
And usually we feel this way when we’re at rock bottom, stressed and unhappy, before we finally do something about it.
But that’s the hard way! And it’s not much fun either!
Associating happiness with money is super popular with graduates of the;
‘School of Blame and Excuses’.
When it comes to money, the truth is, that most don’t have a clear understanding of […]
Have you ever struggled with feeling like everybody around you was succeeding financially – even people you feel aren’t as educated, qualified or talented as you?
Oh, have I been there!
One of my biggest “money blocks” was feeling I wasn’t getting what I deserved monetarily, and falsely believing everybody around me was.
At one point, I was seriously convinced all my colleagues were handed some secret handbook that told them how to get new clients and secret formulas to success – and somehow the universe conveniently forgot to give me mine.
It was frustrating, and degrading. […]
Money and success are like a game; you have to know the rules and practice.
So let me compare my favorite pastime – golf – to the game of money.
To be good in golf – there is no doubt that you have to “practice”. Consistent good rounds of golf and a low handicap are the rewards for good practice.
Most casual golfers don’t take the time to go for lessons or go to the driving range.
They play once in awhile and expect (and have very bad […]
When it comes to living the life that you say you want to live; are you taking the action steps that you need to take to get there, or are you just giving lip service?
Taking responsibility is truly the key and the hardest part…
No matter who you are, no matter what you did, no matter where you’ve come from, you can always change, and become a better version of yourself.
Success comes from luck, timing, hard work, perseverance and the ability to take the bumps, scratches, scars and failures because you believe that […]