Ridiculously practical ideas for your money [roundup]

It’s the start of the month!  What practical money steps can I inspire you to take? Here are the top 8 no-brainer moves for your money that people can do to update and refresh their finances right now. Money management isn’t about being perfect 100% of the time; it’s about the practice of returning to…

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How to sell if you hate selling

If you want to succeed at being an entrepreneur, becoming comfortable with sales is key.  Yet figuring out how to sell your service or product can be a challenge if you have a bad association with sales or think you might be perceived as sleazy.  Many entrepreneurs give up, but the real solution is defining…

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What’s your excuse to stay poor?

I know the title of this post seems really harsh, and for some people, maybe it needs to be.  The point is if you keep making poor excuses why you aren’t reaching your money goals, you will never reach them. Then just stay fat Excuses are goal killers; a book on an entirely different topic…

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What is your vision of wealth?

I used to have a weekly Friday lunch with one of my colleagues.  We both had started our careers at about the same time, so it was fun to compare notes, talk about our progress and discuss our hopes for the future.  One week, he admitted that he had been fighting a lot with his…

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When budgeting isn’t working for you…

Dear Mindy, Every month, it feels like paycheck in, paycheck out.  I’m covering my bills, but I am also buying additional stuff that I don’t urgently need. The result is that every month I am coming to the limits of my credit card and bank account again– although it SHOULD be possible to save money.…

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