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Fire Drill

3 Ways to Trigger Your Financial Wake-Up Call

Imagine a hypothetical guy who lives a responsible financial life. He’s focused on meeting his obligations, even though he doesn’t have a big cushion when it comes to his take-home pay. Things are tight. He’s not quite living paycheck-to-paycheck, but it’s close. Then one day, an external shock completely outside…

Line Between Confidence

Even Smart People Need Help Handling Money & Emotion

Smart, thoughtful people can make mistakes when it comes to investing, and it has very little to do with IQ. They may assume that being an expert in one area will make them an expert in another. But when it comes to things like money and emotion, even the most...

Find a Tiny Moment of Accountability

This weekend, I have a challenge for you. You may do something similar to what I shared in today’s audio or you’ll find something completely different to do. But whatever you decide to do, take a tiny moment this weekend, notice what you’re doing, and hold yourself accountable to how…

Blind Spots

Your Blind Spots Are Getting in the Way

Psst. Excuse me. I’ve got a secret. I feel like I should be talking really quietly right now, but first I need to warn you. This secret is going to seem incredibly obvious. You may even wonder why I’m going to tell you about it at all. The secret comes…