Money Archive

  • Feeling and acting rich means so many different things

    Tweet The typical idea of acting rich is to drive a huge Mercedes or BMW, live in a posh condo in downtown Manhattan, or a huge McMansion in Silicon Valley. The only problem is that people who aren’t millionaires, and own huge McMansions with BMWs […]

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  • Working for money versus Working for a purpose

    Tweet You know how the saying goes: “Find something you’re passionate about and the money will follow?” Working for money is a necessary evil, but it doesn’t have to be evil You definitely need money, there’s no question about it.. but if you are going […]

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  • Americans buy a trillion more than they need each year

    Tweet This study just focuses on Americans, but let’s not ignore the fact that Canada spends a lot too, and so do other First World countries. Other notables are emerging markets like China with a population of 1.3 billion who are starting to get a […]

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  • How do you get over the feeling of ‘sunk costs’ and loss?

    Tweet Reader Lani wrote in asking…. How do you get past those feelings of: I don’t want to lose that money What if I need it again I could save so much by keeping the clothes and not repurchasing them! My response? GOOD ONE! 🙂 […]

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  • Why do we buy ‘Quality over Quantity’?

    Tweet A great question sent in by a very sweet reader Tammy, to ask me to please explain the concept of ‘quality over quantity’, and to apply it to minimalism. WHAT ‘QUALITY OVER QUANTITY’ MEANS The basic idea behind buying a quality piece over buying […]

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