Make a List and Check it Twice – Spending Tips for the Holidays

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are past and the holiday sales abound. It is that time of the year that can turn our great money plans upside down. Want to head into 2017 feeling good about your money? As you shop for your holiday gift, decorations and hosting, make sure you have a game plan. Follow these Four Holiday Spending Tips. Make A List If you are shopping for gifts, use my Holiday Spending Worksheet to clarify who you are buying for and what you want to spend per person/item. Watch out for shoulds as in “We should buy them a gift …”. Once you have your list, add it up and make sure you can swing it and still be happy with your credit card statement in January. Click Here to access The Holiday Spending Worksheet. Decide How Much You Will Spend Know your numbers, what you are willing to spend and what your stopping point is.  Consider leaving the credit cards at home and using cash.  It will help you stick to your plan.  When you run out of money, go home! Do Your Research Heading out to wander around the mall with no plan is a recipe for overspending.  Be clear on what you want to purchase and what the regular price is.  Be sure are actually getting a deal or not. Focus on the items in which you can get deep discounts and skip the rest. Check Online You may be able to get great deals without leaving the comfort of your home.  Check major retailers for online specials for the items you are buying.  Look...
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Now Playing: Your Amazing Life

You are running movies in your head about EVERYTHING. When you reach out to a prospective client, what’s your movie title? “I NEED money, please buy”  OR “They will think I am selling them” OR “I’m not good at this stuff” That picture you run in your head about what you are doing has a huge impact on your results. Change Your Movie, Change Your Results. NOW PLAYING: “How can I serve you?” “What is the next step on your journey?” “I am excited to connect with you!” Different Intention, Different Results. Take one small...
My Interview: The Mindset of Money

My Interview: The Mindset of Money

  I told you about this last week, and … yeah, I know – best intentions to take action and all that. You might have missed registering for this great event. Tomorrow I am being interviewed on The Mindset Of Money Video Event. I am really excited! Did you know that the difference between the 8% who actually succeed in their New Years Resolutions and the 92% who don’t is …… MINDSET?   My colleague, Lynn-Marie Burke, a Financial Organizer and Coach is hosting this event to help you get results! How much more successful would you be if you aligned your mindset to your goals? Would it put you in the 8%? Tell Me How To Be In the 8%!! – CLICK HERE Join us tomorrow as Lynn-Marie and I talk about two of the most important topics around success in business, Mindset and Money! When you register for THE MINDSET OF MONEY  you get access to the interview with me, and with NINE other experts. Join us NOW....
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If you want control over something in your life you have to take responsibility. Control over your Money Life is NOT best served by a dictator or dominatrix, but by a trusted friend or loving parent. Take ownership of your money situation. Get in relationship with your money. Take one small step....

It’s Not About the Money

You know that feeling you get when you have to look at your numbers? That sinking feeling in your stomach, or tightness in your chest? That is a symptom of the Ignore-Panic Cycle.  Guess what?  It’s about the money, but it’s not about the money. And … it can feel really different than that. Take one small step. Love and light,...