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3 Ways to Diversify Your Financial Portfolio on a Budget

Making major financial decisions is difficult for me. Money is never available. It’s a constant state of living hand-to-mouth. One month merges into the next with no real solution in  sight. Over the years, I have researched several ways to live frugally and make wise investments. Rich Dad Poor Dad was, and continues to be,… Continue reading 3 Ways to Diversify Your Financial Portfolio on a Budget

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Taking Care of Your Multiple Dimensions

Life is hectic. Work. Family. Relationships. Community service. We’re wound up like Energizer bunnies; always trying to accomplish too many things in a short period of time. Becoming consumed by our hectic lives is simple. If we aren’t careful, we begin to lose ourselves in the clutter of life. Slow down superhero. There’s no way… Continue reading Taking Care of Your Multiple Dimensions

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The Journey of a Misguided Misfit

Cheers to those who have life all figured out! Kudos to you! For those who are still navigating the perilous waters, this article is for you. The winds of life tend to push our sails in a variety of directions. Persistent winds take us off the course we’ve charted. Choppy waters and storm like conditions… Continue reading The Journey of a Misguided Misfit

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5 Ways to Kick-Ass on a Budget

Who remembers the song “Shake Your Booty” that was a big Soul Train hit in the 1970s? Sometimes, people wield their power,  stinky pessimism and  harsh criticisms in our faces. They shake these “booties” in our faces and edge us on to crumble to our feet. When this happens, we have two choices: we’re either… Continue reading 5 Ways to Kick-Ass on a Budget

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Stop Complaining. Start Campaigning.

Sirens blare. Blue lights flash. The town is in upheaval. Burning tires litter the streets. Angry mobs begin to converge. Tear gas cannisters sail through the air. Screams echo. This terrifying image only skims the surface of what goes on in the mind of a complainer. For a complainer, everything about life is unfair and… Continue reading Stop Complaining. Start Campaigning.

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Are Your Thoughts Holding You Back?

Inadequacy has always been a prominent feature of my life and disposition. Feeling like I am “enough” is something I’ve always struggled with. The pervading thoughts in my mind tend to center on my weaknesses and shortcomings. This evening I was laying on my bed, thinking. One question came to the forefront of my mind,… Continue reading Are Your Thoughts Holding You Back?

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When You Need a Remote to Turn-Off Your Workaholic Alter Ego

Having a goal-oriented mindset is both a blessing and a curse. Goals keep you centered and focused. They give you a purpose in life. A life without purpose leaves people sailing through the wind… trusting the wind to guide them on the right path. Truly ambitious individuals, however, have to work their asses off to… Continue reading When You Need a Remote to Turn-Off Your Workaholic Alter Ego