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How to spend money with intention: My exact formula

One of my favorite things to work with my clients on is value based spending. I truly believe the more we incorporate value based spending into our lives the happier we will be. As its core, value based spending is spending money with intention. I think of this in two pieces: * Do I want […] Read more…

Avoiding the comparison trap

Getting caught in the comparison trap literally steals your money. You end up spending money on things you didn’t originally want or need until you saw someone else had it. And it happens to all of us, repeat: All of us. You’re not excluded. (Neither am I!) You don’t have to be driving a fancy […] Read more…

Need a credit card debt pep talk?

I avoid talking about debt a lot. Credit card debt, specifically. Which might sound a little crazy because I know it’s on your mind. It’s on my mind too. I hate debt. But I avoid writing about it because of its energy. It’s heavy. It’s loaded with shame. And it’s stealing your power and keeping […] Read more…

why THIS WEEK is the most important of the year

Are you thinking about your New Year’s resolutions yet? You’re probably hearing a lot about resolutions and goals, and maybe doing a little eye-rolling at all of the hype. But the truth is that the majority of people don’t take the time to set and write down their goals. …because they don’t take the time […] Read more…

The power of less this holiday season

Holiday commitments are important, fun and fulfilling. But when we try to do it all it can also be stressful and expensive. There are a million strategies for saving money. What if de-stressing your holiday was as simple as just doing less? Less. A few less gifts to buy. An invitation declined. A few decoration […] Read more…

One simple trick to spend less on gifts

Are you feeling it yet? The encroachment of the gift giving season? I’m feeling it: Strongly. I’m already stressed about starting to get my lists checked off. Stressed about the number of gifts I need to buy, stressed about staying on budget, stressed about how much stuff my son will get. It’s all is so […] Read more…

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