Ten More Stupid Things People Do to Mess up Their Money

Updated insider information by Chellie Campbell, author of “The Wealthy Spirit: Daily Affirmations for Financial Stress Reduction” 10 Minutes a Day to a Wealthy Spirit – Daily Facebook Live videos Join the new Facebook private group “The Wealthy Spirit Group” today! https://pages.e2ma.net/pages/1796298/23458 264-September 21 “Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway.”—John Wayne After I was set to appear on the Dr. Laura Show, they decided to add another segment—they wanted me to do a “man-on-the-street” type interview à la Jay Leno. I had to think up some questions to ask people about money that they might have funny responses to. My research team of poker players came up with: “Whose picture is on the $10 … [Read more...]

Major Money Malady—Buying on Time

Updated insider information by Chellie Campbell, author of “The Wealthy Spirit: Daily Affirmations for Financial Stress Reduction” 10 Minutes a Day to a Wealthy Spirit – Daily Facebook Live videos Join the new Facebook private group “The Wealthy Spirit Group” today! https://pages.e2ma.net/pages/1796298/23458 261-September 18 “The quickest way to double your money is to fold it in half and put it back in your pocket.”—Unknown We don’t pay for anything up front any more. When we want something, we get it. If we don’t have the money, we charge it. We buy everything on time. The longer the time, the more money we pay for the item. But the payments are so small, we forget. Rennie Gabriel, in his book Wealth on Any Income, … [Read more...]

Hey, You! Pay You!

Updated insider information by Chellie Campbell, author of “The Wealthy Spirit: Daily Affirmations for Financial Stress Reduction” 10 Minutes a Day to a Wealthy Spirit – Daily Facebook Live videos Join the new Facebook private group “The Wealthy Spirit Group” today! https://pages.e2ma.net/pages/1796298/23458 260-September 17 “When a man begins to think seriously of saving for a rainy day, it’s probably a rainy day.”—Anonymous The savings rate in the United States has been on a downward trend for many years, even during times of a robust economy. U.S. households save far less than those in most other industrialized countries. Here are the savings rates from recent years: South Korea 18.0% France 13.6 Italy 11.7 Japan … [Read more...]

Appreciating vs. Depreciating Assets

Updated insider information by Chellie Campbell, author of “The Wealthy Spirit: Daily Affirmations for Financial Stress Reduction” 259-September 16 “Debt is a trap which a man sets and baits himself, and then deliberately gets into.”—Josh Billings This is the story of the new car I didn’t buy. At least, not right away…. I had weathered many financial storms, but the sun was shining now. My new business was booming. I was earning good money, saving regularly, and was on the road to becoming debt-free for the first time in my life. I did my positive affirmations daily and my “High Budget” was becoming a reality. Then I happened across a brand-new Lexus GS 300. A brilliant, sparkling, gold, sporty model, I could picture my cute … [Read more...]

There’s Always Hope on the Seventh Green

Updated insider information by Chellie Campbell, author of “The Wealthy Spirit: Daily Affirmations for Financial Stress Reduction” 10 Minutes a Day to a Wealthy Spirit – Daily Facebook Live videos Join the new Facebook private group “The Wealthy Spirit Group” today! https://pages.e2ma.net/pages/1796298/23458 258-September 15 “Things don’t go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give up. They happen to break you down and build you up so you can be all that you were intended to be.”—Charlie “Tremendous” Jones Tim Collins was studying hard for his Series Six license. To become a financial planner, he needed to pass a complicated test in order to receive his license to buy and sell securities. He had tried … [Read more...]