Category Archives: Money Practices
01
Dec

Oh…the Holidays. Warm fuzzies and tricky money stuff. Help is inside…

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Dear Community,

Whew! What a gloriously busy autumn it’s been here! I’ve been full, full, full, both with my own projects and stepping out into the world:

:: I’m guiding our beloved Art of Money 2014 community into the final month of our year-long journey together.…

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19
Sep

How can discussing money bring you closer with your honey than sex? I’ll let him explain…

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Some Money Dates are planned. Others just … happen.

This Saturday night, my husband, Forest, and I suddenly found ourselves smack dab in the middle of a Money Date. It wasn’t planned. And it definitely wasn’t all “sunshine and rainbows.” But we stuck with it, through sobering compromises and unexpected celebrations.…

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03
Sep

This is what happens when you use a Money Map in your intimate relationship.

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Welcome to the Community Voices Series! This is a special guest post from community member Arianna Taboada. I’m so pleased to share this with you today. When my team and I read this piece from Arianna, our jaws dropped — in the best possible way!
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15
Aug

Tend to your money life as you would a garden: Lessons from the backyard.

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This is a guest post by Jessie Rey Howard and Maketa Wilborn. It’s hard for me to convey just how much I love these two! They’re a married couple who recently completed my 6-month private financial therapy program — but beyond that, they are beautiful hearts and incredibly loving, conscious folks.

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07
Aug

Who’s on First? Meet the Players on Your Financial Support Team

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Repeat after me:

I do not have to know everything.
I can ask for help.
Sometimes, getting support is the strongest, bravest thing to do.

We all need support from financial professionals. Because, truth be told, we can’t all be experts in everything!…

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24
Jul

On Motherhood, Money Stories, and Finding Clarity in the Choppy Waters of Life.

 

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Welcome to my Guest Post Series! For the rest of 2014, my team and I are in deep creation mode, writing my book, The Art of Money. Yay! While we’re away, I’m thrilled to present voices + perspectives about money (and much more) from some of my favorite colleagues + thinkers.
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25
Feb

Creative Entrepreneurship + Money Practices

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Welcome to Part Two of a 3-part series on Money + Creative Entrepreneurship. I’ve alluded to the “money work” of being an entrepreneur many times. But now, for the first time, I’m sharing a full picture view of money work just for you entrepreneurs — including insights, practical wisdom, and the very best of my own behind-the-scenes business money story.
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11
Feb

The Ultimate Guide to Working with a Bookkeeper (Or Not!)

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One of the most common snags I see people hit when they begin their money practice is around the question: should I hire a bookkeeper or not?

First of all: this is a highly personal decision — just like everything else related to money!…

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09
Dec

The Art of Making Money Decisions

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Golden Nugget #7

It’s a funny thing: I make my living helping people heal their relationship with money.
And today, I’d like to talk openly about the elephant in the room here:

How in the world do you decide whether to spend money on your relationship with money?

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10
Jul

Whoa. I interviewed a Student Loan Expert.

Dear Community, 

I discovered Heather Jarvis in response to requests from my Art of Money community for student loan support. Even though this topic wasn’t originally part of the curriculum, it quickly surfaced as a need for my community and I set out to find an expert (as I am certainly not!) to support them.…

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