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Bari Tessler

57 Tiny, Do-Able Baby Steps to Upgrade your Money Relationship

Baby steps are beautiful, my friend. You’ve probably heard me say that before. But it bears repeating! AND I want to give you loads of good ideas about what exactly I mean by a “baby step.” Because “go big or go home” is hogwash. And baby steps … are often the most powerful steps you can take. Over time, small shifts add up to big change. In any area of life — physical fitness, work, education … and certainly money.…

June 13, 2019
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Money pioneer Saundra Davis opens up about race, the wealth gap, and what real change takes.

Today I have the honor of introducing you to a true money pioneer: Saundra Davis. While a lot of the financial world is riddled with judgmental, “tough love” approaches, Saundra and I are kindred spirits in ushering in a new wave of compassion, gentleness, and unshaming in this area of life. I met Saundra almost 15 years ago at a meeting of Financial Planners. We were some of the only women in the room — and she was the only…

May 22, 2019
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What to do when you’re in financial fight-flight-freeze. My bathtub story.

What do you do when life throws you a major money curveball? What do you actually do? How can you sort through all of your emotions, fear, and shock, so you can see clearly? How do you soothe your body and heart when they’re in money panic mode? What do you actually do, in the middle of any given Tuesday afternoon? Today, I’d like to tell you the real, from-the-trenches story of a big financial trauma I faced — and…

May 13, 2019
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