Financial planning

Then Just 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 excuses why you aren’t reaching your money goals, you will never reach them (and BTW, I am not talking to people who systematically live paycheck to paycheck; I am…

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How To Bust Through Your Money Limits

Why is it that some people are constantly going broke, while other people are like the millionaire next door, living well below their means? You know, aside from socio-economic stuff and all things being equal. In my experience, it’s because these two different types of people have different money set points. When we HAVE money,…

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Who’s In Charge, You Or Your Money??

A while ago, I had a prospect say to me, “Mindy, this service is not cheap. Are you sure this will be worth it for me?” Honestly?  Not at all… I can’t promise any kind of particular results when someone works with me on their personal finances, mostly because I’m not their mother and not…

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…