Your ‘money personality’ is a behavioural pattern relating to your spending and saving. In a relationship it may appear your Money Personalities clash. By understanding how opposing types can be complementary in a relationship, you will become a stronger team.
Your Money Personality is rarely just the one type. The large majority of us are a blend of two and sometimes three.
At different times in your life and depending on circumstances, you will very likely see more than one money personality type in yourself and that’s quite natural. As a result, you’ll probably see a cross over between these – in other words, you can show parts of more than one money personality at the same time. Continue reading →
Firstly, let me say thank you for being part of our community. I know that we can help you achieve your goals, personally and financially and live a lifestyle you love.
You may have noticed that more and more women are going into business for themselves as consultants, coaches and small business owners. Which is fantastic to see! But there is a problem. Continue reading →
We’ve read the stories in the media about financial infidelity where one partner has run off with the couple’s life savings, or has mortgaged the house without their partner’s knowledge to pay a tax bill. That is, until the bailiff comes knocking.
The other week, calls to a morning radio show around financial infidelity were hilarious – you had to laugh otherwise you would have cried! Continue reading →
What do I mean when I say you need to know your numbers? Let me explain.
You pull out your favourite pair of jeans that you haven’t worn for a while and you can’t quite get the zip up. No, they haven’t shrunk, you have expanded (put on weight…). So you decide to do something about it.
Saving money. We all know we should be doing it for retirement and have money tucked away for a rainy day. But it is harder said than done.
The reality is, if you don’t pay yourself first, you will end up paying yourself last and there won’t be anything left!
But saving money just isn’t as much fun as spending it. Saving money for retirement is just too far away when you are in your 20’s or 30’s, having the newest and latest piece of technology is much more exciting.
Happy New Year! We hope that you have had a fantastic time over the Christmas/New Year period and enjoyed a least a few days off.
It’s (late) January, a time for reflection about last year and looking ahead at self-improvement for this year. Once you have worked through the diet and exercise goals (they always seem to be fairly near the top of my list), there’s the money planning for the year.
Here are the Three Critical Rules of Money Management that you need to incorporate into your planning.