Spending money on others – selfless or selfish?

Wrapped Christmas gifts

Do you like to give gifts to other people? Do you like being able to buy someone else’s lunch? Do you feel loved or accepted when you throw big parties for all of your friends? These are all seemingly selfless and charitable things. Many of us do them, and quite frequently. But why do we […]

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How to save money without doing anything

When we talk about money and savings and budgets, we’re often talking about all the things we don’t have but that we wish we did. A big house. Vacations. Emergency savings. It’s good to think about these things so we can make a plan and try to achieve them. But sometimes it’s just too much. […]

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A New Year, Same You – Forgiveness & Compassion

I love the dawning of a new year. Not only do I get to celebrate with those I love the most, but it feels like I get a “reset” on my life. I get a whole new year full of potential and possibilities. What will this one bring? It also gives me a chance to […]

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