So— I just read the most depressing article on divorced women and retirement funding. And it REALLY pissed me off. Perhaps not for the reasons you think. We have all heard how divorced women have less money for retirement, and often less money period. But this article was so damn depressing I thought, “Okay, I’m … Continue reading You are not screwed if you are divorced
My favorite definition of consciousness is very simple, yet profound: it is the state of being awake and aware of one’s surroundings. So, this begs the question: how does one stay conscious about money, a potent form of life energy, while using technology to your advantage? And more to the point- what is the best … Continue reading Consciousness, Money and Technology – the art of staying awake and aware
By Candace Brinkley-Badgett, published by Credit.com I was thrilled to be interviewed by credit .com on what money coaching is- and when it makes sense for people and when it doesn’t. As this article states, getting down to the emotions that surround money is one thing that differentiates this coaching from other forms of financial guidance. The … Continue reading What’s a Money Coach & Should I Have One?
Do you want a satisfying career helping others, and earning the income you deserve? Then training as a Financial Recovery SM Counselor may be exactly the “best new career” you are looking for! When my friend and colleague, Karen McCall founder of The Financial Recovery Institute was first starting out, she identified a huge gap … Continue reading Looking for a new career?
Can you attract more money? We’ve all heard about the “Law of Attraction”—that what you focus on, you attract. (This was popularized in the book and movie, The Secret.) Said another way—many believe that your thinking creates and brings to you what you think about. While this may sound a bit overstated, I do believe … Continue reading Grounded Magic: rethinking the law of attraction
As a divorced woman, I know well the trials and tribulations of this life event. Most of us don’t think about our earning power when we marry. Our lives are full of many things beyond career- from home to relationships and children. So when divorce happens, and money begins to demand our serious consideration, we … Continue reading The journey from divorce to earning your worth- three tips
I found this video I recorded a few years back and wanted to share it with you, as I think it’s helpful in understanding “underearning”. Because even if you make $100,000, you could still be underselling yourself. Really! So in these four minutes, I talk about many myths around earning money. For example- the connection … Continue reading Can you make 6 figures and still underearn? 4 min video
I recorded this five minute video on how we can all design our lives to step more fully into creativity. When we get clear about money, options open and the way forward becomes clear. We are meant to live creative lives. And embracing creativity often means getting creative with money as well. When you are … Continue reading Money & Creativity 5 Minute Video
Recently I read Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat Pray Love. I gobbled it up like candy. It’s on how to live a creative life- whatever that looks like for YOU—and how to invite in inspiration. And she does not leave money out of the conversation. Personally, I’ve always been frustrated with the … Continue reading Is Money the Key to a Creative Life?
Back in the fall, while on a trip with a girlfriend, I was leafing through a magazine and came across an odd advertisement which said, “Who are you when the pattern changes?” It captivated me. You see, I’ve had a lot of change this year. I ended a romantic relationship, my career continued to evolve, … Continue reading How to create a life you love with a vision board