The mind is a powerful thing. Yet, as humans, we take for granted everything the brain is capable of doing. Many of the brain functions happen automatically without any instruction from us. (Which in reality is a really cool thing.) However, the mind is capable of listening to how the feelings of the person and reacts according. Recently, I was introduced to the work of … [Read more...] about With the Right Money Mindset, Go from Broke to Rich
Financial security. Financial freedom. Financial independence.
All various terms of reaching a place where being a slave to money is not needed to various degrees.
Many times financial freedom and financial independence are intertwined.
However, many times, we get lost in the details. Too much overwhelm to move forward. We become paralyzed before we even try to move.
This one book is a game changer for many. It is laid out simply. Easy to understand.
Straightforward to follow.
Job loss. Medical diagnosis. Cross country move. Natural disaster. These are big unexpected life events that rock your world and can wreak havoc on your personal finances if you are not prepared. This are big life events - much bigger than a simple and smaller events. That is where a rainy day fund or money set aside in a big expense fund comes into play. A rainy day fund can weather … [Read more...] about Breaking Down the Purpose of a Rainy Day Fund
Living on one income in a two income world. It is hard to overcome the emotions and the feelings of living with less money. However, it doesn't have to be that way. It is easy to thrive when living on one income. But, life is about happiness - not money. Money doesn't equal happiness. So, in the end, you don't need more money in your life. Just to be purposeful … [Read more...] about How to Thrive When Living on One Income
Becoming a millionaire won't happen overnight. It is a slow progress to reach those 7 numbers. (Unless you are one of the lucky few to win the lottery and more than likely it will be blown just as quickly as it came.) Because that number - $1,000,000 - seems intimidating and too hard to reach, most people don't even try. They give up before they even try. They are stuck in the money … [Read more...] about Powerful Millionaire Habits that will Change Your Life
Lifestyle creep is a real thing! Plus it easy for it to slowly creep into your lives without even realizing it. Seriously...lifestyle creep can sweep in and take over without a blink of an eye. It is simple, gradual spending that seems "normal" until it has completely knocked you off course. Lifestyle creep is overspending at its finest moment. You just got a pay raise to celebrate, so … [Read more...] about Avoid the Trap of Lifestyle Creep and Reach Financial Freedom
Living on a budget isn't hard. It isn't meant to be difficult. Or painful. Or mean. Living on a budget is the conscious effort to actually spend less than you make and know that your bills, savings, and giving are covered. But, what is the fun of that? Seriously... why should you be prudent with your money when the neighbor next door has a ton of fun and toys then files for … [Read more...] about How to Make Living on a Budget Painless