Many people want some kind of change in their life, and most of the time the reason can be boiled down to one type of thing: they’re not happy or fulfilled or satisfied with some area of their life. What may not be obvious is that the change must start with us. We must first…

Normally, people think of Feng Shui, which in literal terms means wind-water, as a means of rearranging a space. While this is true, it is also used to describe personality and a way of life. I don’t pretend to be an expert at Feng Shui, but I’m fascinated with its principles. Feng Shui can be…

What is the first thing that pops into your mind when you think about your finances? Did anyone choose fear? Or another word for fear? Before sitting down to write, I was reading Elizabeth Gilbert’s new book Big Magic, and ran into this sentence: “Fear is boring.” She was writing about her own adolescence, a time…

I first heard of the “latte factor” in David Bach’s The Automatic Millionaire. The main idea behind the latte factor is that most people can find a way to cut something out of their lives that will allow them to save $5 to $15 per day; for example, an expensive latte and a muffin, or maybe…