4 Lies Money Gurus Tell You

You might be avoiding your financial issues because of the lies money gurus tell you. Maybe you think that rescuing your financial dignity is going to be the equivalent of crawling across broken glass rather than the amazing adventure that it is. Here are the 4 lies money gurus tell you and real truth about rescuing your financial dignity once …

Worst Financial Advice You’ve Received

“What’s the worst financial advice you’ve received?” I recently asked my friends and followers on social media this question. There’s an avalanche of financial information online (and from real, live people), but not all of it is good advice. In fact, some it is downright dangerous to your financial health. Here are some doozies people shared with me, so you …

Say No to Money Requests (Nicely)

Having to say no to money requests tops the list of awkward conversations. A friend or family member asks to borrow money or wants you to co-sign a loan for them. You don’t have the money – or you just plain don’t want to. You know lending money can change the dynamic of the relationship and lead to resentment if …

Keeping with the Joneses

Keeping Up with the Joneses

Screw keeping up with the Joneses. (Much less the Kardashians!) If you were to ask me why the majority of my clients come to me stressed out about their money, it’s because of mindless spending. They may not think that they’re keeping up with the Joneses, but the truth is we’re all influenced by our environment. We have a tendency …

Lazy Persons Guide to Money

The Lazy Person’s Guide to Money

You might be surprised that I’m publishing a lazy person’s guide to money! Of course, I want you to spend time proactively managing your personal finances – but no more time than you need to! Money management can feel time-consuming and overwhelming. And some money gurus make it harder than it needs to be. If you’re imagining that wise money …

Money Wellness Checklist

Ever wish you had a handy Money Wellness Checklist? One containing the specific steps you must take to become – and STAY – financially strong and healthy? Your wish is my command! Managing your personal finances might feel confusing and overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. There are particular actions you should be taking weekly, monthly, and yearly to …

Top 10 Reasons You Wouldn’t Hire Me to Be Your Financial Coach

How do you know if you should hire me to be your financial coach? Yes, you should be ready to do the work and make the investment in yourself. But I’m one of thousands of coaches who could potentially help you master your personal finances. So how do you choose? During a recent discovery call, I chatted with someone who …

Retirement Options for the Self Employed {PODCAST}

There are more retirement options for the self employed than you might think! As a self-employed individual, there are many different retirement plan options available to you. My special guest, Darren Wurz, of Wurz Financial Services, clarifies the differences and explains the pros and cons of each, so you can decide what is best for you. Plus, I give you …

Practical Magic for Your Money

There are two camps when it comes to teaching people about money. In one camp, we have the practical and tactical financial experts, armed with spreadsheets, interest calculators, and checklists. In the other camp, we have the magical money gurus, armed with vision boards, crystals, and sacred archetypes. So, which one can actually help YOU to master your personal finances …

most important question to ask before you budget

The Most Important Question to Ask Before Budgeting (Video)

What do you think is the most important question to ask before budgeting?  “How much money do I bring home every month?”  “How much am I spending?”  “Do I have too much debt?” Even before you start asking yourself these specifics, I want you to answer this question first. “If I woke up tomorrow and felt really good about my finances, …