Entries Categorized as 'Pursuit of Happiness: Money'

Or The Pursuit Of Status?

Date June 30, 2008

Pursuit of Happiness: Money, Work, & Play Making authenticity a priority has obvious benefits for your psychological health and your spiritual balance. It gives you focus to make sure you don’t over-schedule yourself with too many activities. It helps you establish your priorities and stick with them. But it also brings an unexpected benefit.

The Pomp And Circumstance Underground

Date May 12, 2008

Pursuit of Happiness: Money, Work, & Play In ancient times – a little more than a century ago – education was about personal development. It was about exploring a variety of exciting things just because they were enjoyable. It was focused on finding ways to entertain the mind and the spirit through history, culture, art, […]

Work, Money, & Play

Date April 14, 2008

Pursuit of Happiness: Work, Money, & Play The categories are a little jumbled this month to reflect how a lot of us have gotten our thoughts jumbled. We think we need money in order to play, and to have money we need to “work” – implying a certain level of drudgery and sacrifice. We formulate […]

The Price of Misery

Date March 17, 2008

Pursuit of Happiness: Money How much is it costing you to stay in a job you hate but think you can’t leave?

Kickin’ Credit Card Debt

Date February 29, 2008

Pursuit of Happiness: Money I listen to financial advice talk shows from time to time. Two of my favorites are Dave Ramsey on the radio and Suze Orman on television. If you’ve heard both of them, you might have noticed their ideas are different in a lot of ways. They especially differ on how to […]

Cash Christmas

Date January 16, 2008

Pursuit of Happiness: Money You might be thinking, Christmas just ended. Why are you talking about a Cash Christmas now?Because right now, when your credit card bills from the last Christmas are coming in, is the time to start planning to have a Cash Christmas!

Thoughts On Giving

Date December 18, 2007

Pursuit of Happiness: Money Many experts on personal finance, money management, and building wealth teach a common theme. They say giving is an important part of the foundation to a healthy relationship with money. I say “relationship with money” because they write about money as a force, something along the lines of a river. It […]

Intention With Money

Date November 14, 2007

Pursuit of Happiness: Money One of the big questions that comes up whenever you decide to change your life is, “Can I afford to do this?” This is especially true when you’re thinking about a career change or becoming a stay-at-home parent. There are lots of recommendations about cutting back to save up for a […]

Beyond Greed

Date October 20, 2007

Pursuit of Happiness: Money One huge obstacle people often face when they’re ready to make big changes to improve their lives is money. At least, it looks like money’s the problem to most of us. We want a different job or a completely different career but need the current salary level to cover all our […]