Six Steps To The Pay Increase You’re Worth

There was a time in my life when I believed that hard work and “proving myself” were the keys to getting a pay increase and financial success.  I believed that if I showed my employers what a valuable employee I was, they would reward me appropriately. I didn’t realize until much later that my lack of emphasis…

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Three Ways To Raise Your Money Ceiling

We all arrange our lives to match our perception of money. There is an upper money ceiling that prevents you from busting through your money “comfort zone,” and a lower limit that prevents you from financially crashing. Until you have a realistic understanding of how your life functions at the higher level–and recognize the ideas…

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Lack of Progress Sucks (so here’s what to do)

You’re fat. You’re poor. You’re unemployed (or making no money). You’re unhealthy. You’re alone. And you have no one to blame but yourself. OUCH. These are the HORRIBLE things we tell ourselves in our weak, painful moments. We would never speak this way to another person! But when we get in this head space, we’re…

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Keep This Stuff Forever

For the past several weeks, I have been providing step by step tips to help people become more financially organized in an area where most people are particularly challenged—maintaining financial documents. This is the LAST STEP (you can start the first one here)! We’ll be talking about the kinds of documents you need to keep…

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What Everyone Ought To Know About Intuition

We already know that psychics don’t win the lottery, so if the people who are already most tuned into their intuition can’t profit from it, how can a normal person do it?  Why should we try? The reason we need to continually hone our intuition is that no other resource gives us better life navigation. …

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How To Stay On Top Of Financial Organization Forever

For the past several weeks, I have been providing step by step tips to help people become more financially organized in an area where most people are particularly challenged—maintaining financial documents. This week we’ll be talking about the year-end process to stay on top of all of those different kind of documents! The Year End…

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Six Steps To Overcoming Adversity

When you use the word “adversity,” most people think of a negative life event, such as death, divorce or bankruptcy.   People know that you have to “deal with it,” and overcome adversity.  But unless you’re permanently wearing pajamas and starting happy hour at noon, they assume you’re handling it okay.  Other than that, the details…

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Are Your Financially Satisfied?

I believe financial satisfaction is based on two things: knowing what needs to happen to reach your financial goals, and knowing what data you need to access to get there. I see people all the time who have goals that never are realized, simply because they aren’t willing to get clear about the concrete data…

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