How to Improve Your Self Care and Money
Every day I have conversations with my clients about their money fears or just how they are ignoring it. I can definitely help with teaching and practical money advice. But what I’ve learned from the Woman’s Compass Forum course is there are so many self-care methods to help alleviate those fears too. I’m sharing those today! We already have a great group of women signed up for the Woman’s Compass Forum course. It starts 9/8 but the early bird price ends 8/25!
Don’t understand your investments?
We get the statements, not sure how to read them and overwhelmed by the choices.
Start with downloading a mediation app and commit to doing it first thing in the morning. I love Ten Percent Happier. THEN....
Make sure your investments are in as few places as possible.
Sign up for an investing class.
If you work with a financial planner- schedule an appointment with them and make sure they explain every single investment your own.
Is Your Budget out of control?
This is a big one that most people feel and causes them to stress every time they are spending money!
Start by drink 2 glasses of water with lemon first thing in the morning.
Consider a natural hydrating powder. Most of us are dehydrated and sick of drinking so much water. Michelle recommends this powder and I love it! Goodonya Hydrate THEN....
Save your grocery list on Instacart or Fresh Direct. I’ve done that the last few weeks and have saved on my weekly shopping.
I’ve also gotten rid of some of my streaming that I’m not watching as much.
Buying a house or paying down your mortgage faster?
This can be really stressful. You want to own a home and it feels like you will never save enough for your down payment. Or your 30-year mortgage seems it will take forever to pay down.
Start by picking the first thing that you feel most compelled to change (sleep, hydration, mindfulness, movement, and healthy eating) and I guarantee that you will see shifts in the other areas as well.
THEN... Open a savings account just for your down payment. Consider Marcus.com or capitalone360.com which are paying a little more than your local bank. My clients that organize their savings- end up saving more! Also, consider opening an ACORNS account for your down payment. You won’t miss the money.
To pay your mortgage down faster, consider splitting your mortgage into two payments, that itself can take years off your mortgage term. Or just add $100 to your payment automatically which will also shorten the term.
Want these results for yourself? And create your own community? Register for Woman’s Compass Forum starting Sept 8!