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by Mardee Handler Does fear hold you back from living a “financially healthy” lifestyle? Often, the money scripts we recite in our heads influence our attitudes toward money and hence, our spending and saving behaviors. Can we “undo” those negative/unhealthy messages? These five strategies can help steer you on the path to financial peace. Continue […]

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Financial health is an important component of overall wellness. According to Brad Klontz, a PsyD, financial psychologist and director of research at H&R Block Dollars & Sense, “financial health is having a conscious and purposeful relationship with money that is satisfying and isn’t overly stressful.” When you have a good relationship with money you spend […]

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By Susan Adams Farnoosh Torabi’s new book, When She Makes More: 10 Rules for Breadwinning Women, takes on a trend that’s posing an ever-greater challenge to married couples: Millions of women earn more than their spouses. As it happens, I’m one of them. According to Torabi, who speaks, writes and does TV spots about personal […]

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The Labyrinth

Published on 01 April 2014 by | Category: New Blog Posts, Updates

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Before a recent workshop I led the sponsor of that workshop took me to a beautiful outdoor garden created by and on the grounds of a major cancer treatment center.  The garden was rich in flowers and their stunningly sweet aromas, shady trees, misting water features, sculptures, walking paths and most of all intense, almost […]

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Rich People Are Greedy

Published on 01 April 2014 by | Category: New Blog Posts, Updates

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Do you hate rich people? Come on, be honest. Rich people are greedy and shallow. They get rich by taking advantage of others. They are miserly and selfish. Money is their god. They don’t really care about the poor or less fortunate. Deep down they are not really happy anyway. Our beliefs about money drive […]

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By Jean Chatzky Don’t start with numbers. Start with your goals and your fears. Politics, sex, health, religion, or money: Which of these would make you most likely to head for the loo (or at least top off your glass) if it came up at a dinner party? According to a new study by the […]

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Are You Sabotaging Your Success?

Published on 22 March 2014 by | Category: New Blog Posts, Updates

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How much cash do you carry in your wallet or purse? Chances are there is a certain amount you like to carry with you. Any more or any less and you start to get nervous. Your Financial Comfort Zone (FCZ) works in a similar way. Your FCZ is the socioeconomic level that feels the most […]

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By Kristin Wong Our childhood experiences shape many of our adult attitudes and behaviors. This is even true when it comes to money management. In fact, financial psychologist Brad Klontz says we develop one of four main “money scripts” that motivate our financial behavior as adults. Continue Reading

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Little Green Lies

Published on 02 March 2014 by | Category: New Blog Posts, Updates

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Recovering from Financial Infidelity Do you keep money secrets from your partner? Do you spend money without your partner’s knowledge? Do you hide purchases? Do you tell your partner you spent less on something than you actually did? Do you have secret stashes of money that your partner knows nothing about? Have you made investment […]

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The Game

Published on 01 March 2014 by | Category: New Blog Posts, Updates

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I was seven weeks into a massively complicated medical ordeal a couple of years ago.  I had an experience that I describe as a day- time nightmare.  I was lying in bed, half conscious, half-delirious with pain with a good dose of loss of hope as a chaser.  This experience came to me and I […]

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