How to get your kid to pay for college

Today I am interviewing Bree Daigneault who is a freshman at Western Washington University.  The reason why she may be of interest to you is because she fully funded her first year of school herself.  That’s right.  She worked HARD to make it happen and I couldn’t be more impressed. A few weeks ago we…

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Worrying About Money Doesn’t Get You More Of It

If you knew everything was going to be okay, what would you do differently with your money? Now, please don’t take this as everything-is-going-to-be-okay-so- I-bear-no-personal-responsibility-for-anything.  I am NOT talking about a universal, get-out-of-jail-free card…I am talking about wisdom. Wisdom is what you acquire when you’ve been around long enough to screw up multiple times, and…

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How to trust your gut when it comes to money

Do you trust yourself to know what is the right thing to do with your money? Yes, this is why some people choose to consult a financial planner…but what if the financial planner’s advice doesn’t feel right to you?  To you trust yourself enough to NOT follow advice? Can you separate another person’s agenda from…

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Can you speak the truth about your money?

In last week’s post, I talked about knowing your real desires and how that can help you be more strategic with your money.   That’s a lot of the battle; know what you really want in life.  But unless you’re willing to give voice to those goals and dreams, they might not go anywhere (and…

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Do your financial goals have heart?

For a lot of people, their heart and their bank accounts seem to exist in two completely different worlds. We’re admonished not to take things personally, not to let our emotions get the best of us, and not to trust our guts when it comes to matters of business or finances.   But the truth…

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