Dear Money Adventurer, Fall has officially arrived! As we shift into a season of routines and rituals, I’m reflecting on more than 20 years of the Art of Money. On nearly two and a half decades of teaching, checking, adjusting, fine-tuning, professional growth, and personal discovery. And how this ever-unfolding journey continues to offer me the opportunity to serve this community in practical, money-savvy ways. This year has brought some exciting new offerings and opportunities, so, without further ado, here…

September 24, 2023
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How our teenager money hacked the family budget

Dear Money Adventurer, I’m not sure if I’ve ever used the word “hack” before. It’s always kind of turned me off. But lately this is the word that’s been coming to me so I’m rolling with it. So, what’s my latest money hack? We’re shopping at Trader Joes instead of Whole Foods and we are spending A LOT less on groceries. That’s it! It’s that simple. And, I’m proud to say that the idea came from our teenager. In the…

September 6, 2023
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Hello, my dear colleague, If you have a business that involves working with clients, what do you do when a difficult money conversation comes up during a session, and your client breaks down, overcome with emotion? What tools or personal practices can you turn to in the moment when your client’s big money emotions trigger your own? How do you learn to work with those difficult emotions and the money stories behind them? What about the fundamental financial understanding you…

August 27, 2023
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