Think Like a One Percenter

You all know I’m on a journey to affluence, as I like to call it.  On this journey I’m learning just how much my upbringing has programmed me to believe that financial wellbeing is the result of hard work.  Yet through practicing the law of attraction, I’ve been presented evidence time and again that it’sContinue reading “Think Like a One Percenter”

How Being Upside Down in My Mortgage Saved My Finances

My husband and I closed on our first home in February 2007, about seven months shy of the real estate peak. When the bubble burst, we quickly became desperately upside down in our mortgage. We had financed using an 80/20 split between an interest only ARM and a loan modeled after a 30 year fixedContinue reading “How Being Upside Down in My Mortgage Saved My Finances”

Act When Inspired & Embrace How it Feels

Have you ever felt inspired to do something and time seems to dissolve when you get to work on it?  Not only do you get into a zone, but you also feel hypnotized by the work underway.  I’ve experienced this countless times in my life.  It started in school when doing science homework, usually leadingContinue reading “Act When Inspired & Embrace How it Feels”