What Does a Money Coach Do, Anyway?

I bet many of you wonder about this question: "What exactly does Christine do as a money coach?" Many things, but mainly I help guide women and men to rediscover their power around money and help them live healthier, wealthier, richer lives by…

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A Codependent Look at Money

Are you someone who uses money to manipulate others’ behaviors in your life? As in, “I want you to think I’m generous,” or, “I want everyone to think everything is okay.” So you'll spend money on another, help another out with a loan, or not be…

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Your Money Guilt Trip (Part 2)

Plus--three ways to turn money shame into money courage. The Money Shame Game Though it’s not a game, shame's at the root of some of your deepest money struggles. In my last blog, I mentioned you must understand the difference between GUILT and…

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Your Money Guilt Trip (Part 1)

Woohoo . . . Yay. . . Guilt & Shame and Your Money: Part One (Next week: Part Two: The Shame of Money. Breaking it down takes two.) This week I had several sessions with clients and conversations with other women about guilt, shame, and money.…

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Courageous Money, Outrageous Abundance

I came across this Anais Nin quote today in Sierra Club’s Daily Ray Of Hope post on Facebook while in my fave lunch spot waiting for my to-go order, "Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage."  As I was waiting there for my order, I…

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Make Peace With Your Money

Making money joyfully, with ease and purpose, is one of my main goals in my life. I don’t believe we're put here on this earth to struggle--whether that's around money or something else--any struggle that comes up in our lives is considered a "bat…

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Money, Time, or Energy: What’s Your Currency?

Have you ever noticed that typically when you say, “I don’t have enough time,” you often find yourself also saying, “I don’t have enough money?” As you do one thing, you often do the same thing elsewhere--and I’ll throw one more in for good…

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Expose Your Money Story in One Step

Everybody loves a good story, right? The opening, the action, the problem, the climax, the solution, the transformation. We read them, we tell them, we see them play out in the movie theater. However, for a lot of us, when it comes to our money…

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My #1 Money Practices

These are what I call my "number ones"--my number one money practices for small business and life in general. These are just some tips and tools. You don’t need to follow them, take what works for you--yet at the same time, I've done some of the…

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Are You Worthy? Looking at Money Through the Lens of Self-Worth

Self-worth: (noun) The sense of one's own value or worth as a person; self-esteem; self-respect. Some people, including myself, have said your self-worth's connected to your net worth. A sense of your own value can be connected to the numbers on…

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