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Adjusting Your View Of Money

5 Steps to Treating Your Own Personal Finances Like a Business

As a CPA, I’ve worked with numerous businesses from small to mid-size. While they’ve ranged in annual revenue from a few thousands of dollars to millions, each business knew clearly what they had earned, spent, owned and owed during the year. On the other hand, individuals tend

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Achieving financial health starts with having the right mindset. We have amazing opportunities in the U.S. to achieve financial health and improve so many areas of our lives.
Adjusting Your View Of Money

What Financial Health Means to Me

The irony wasn’t lost on me. When we moved halfway across the world to begin what was expected to be a 2-year assignment in Shanghai, we received so many perks that we had the potential to save ten times more than we had saved previously. And yet,

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YOU have the power to reduce fear and stress by creating a complete plan to cover emergencies and financial crises. This is an AMAZING resource for setting up an emergency fund, reserve, insurance policies and more to truly have you covered financially.
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How Money Can Eliminate Fear & Stress In Your Life

Sometimes, I can’t help but think about how much hurt and pain there is in the world. In every country, there are those that are homeless, hungry, abused, neglected and truly unable to change their circumstances. Yet, there are so many, many others that have fear and

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Adjusting Your View Of Money

Choosing Progress Over Perfection

Life is exhausting when you’re a perfectionist. That’s because nothing is ever even close to perfect, certainly not for any amount of time. It’s a never-ending circle of frustration and disappointment. Oh man, did I use to be a perfectionist. There was a time in my life

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Adjusting Your View Of Money

How A Poverty Mindset is Keeping You From Financial Success

During my time living in and traveling around Southeast Asia, I encountered poverty like I had never before seen. I hadn’t traveled extensively before our expat assignments in Shanghai and Seoul and it was an eye-opening experience for me. Of course, I knew that poverty existed. But

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Is becoming a millionaire a goal of yours? If you're living paycheck to afford the most extravagant lifestyle you possibly can, you're not going to get there. Wanting less means saving money and living more.
Adjusting Your View Of Money

Wanting Less Is The Path to Becoming a Millionaire

In honor of the incredibly important and definitely not arbitrarily made-up holiday “Be a Millionaire Day” tomorrow, I’m letting you know exactly how a regular, every-day guy (or gal) can become a millionaire. It’s simple really, just want less. Wanting less leads to spending less. Spending less money means

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5 Factors That Affect Financial Decision Making | You are influenced by your personality, past experiences, health, culture and your financial literacy. Learning more about personal finance makes a huge difference!
Adjusting Your View Of Money

5 Factors That Influence Financial Decision Making

It’s nearly the end of April, which is financial literacy month. Are you more financially literate now than you were at the beginning of the month? I hope so! Of the thousands of decisions we make each and every day, many of them have at least an

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