Book Review: Breathe by Dr. Belisa Vranich

I found Breathe on this blog post about creating a daily routine. And I immediately knew I had to check out the book. So I ordered it and had it within 2 days (a benefit of Amazon Prime, but also a downfall because I order way too many books!). I read this book within a […]

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Get Rid of Your Debt

Debt is something that so many of us have come to rely on regularly and do NOT pay off the balance in full each month. I see this every day, and maybe you do too. I used to do this, because of poor habits. We have a tremendous amount of debt. 56% of Americans live […]

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Book Review: The Automatic Millionaire by David Bach

The Automatic Millionaire: A Powerful One-Step Plan to Live and Finish Rich is not a book prepared for entrepreneurs. I’m not saying you won’t learn anything from this book if you are an entrepreneur, but this book is geared toward those that work for someone else and plan to work until they are 65, then […]

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Spending Plan or a Budget?

It’s the beginning of a new year. Many people have made a New Year’s Resolution to handle their money better, so in the end, they can make more money.  Is this one your New Year’s Resolutions this year?  Whether it is or not, let’s talk about spending plans and budgets anyway.  A budget is what […]

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100+ Things in my Life I AM Grateful for Right Now

Every year, for the month of November, social media blows up with people showing their gratitude for things in their life. I do this every single day of the year, not just in the month of November. But last year, I wrote a similar blog post to this one the day before Thanksgiving, so I […]

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Book Review: Girlboss

#GIRLBOSS has been popping up all over in many of the Facebook groups that I participate in on a regular basis. So, of course, I had to check it out. I had never heard of Sophia or Nasty Gal (Sophia’s brand) before. And I actually thought it was something much worse than it really is, […]

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It’s not a priority right now

What is and isn’t a priority right now is something you need to check in with on a regular basis. I posted on social media earlier this week about changing “I can’t afford it” to “It’s not a priority right now.” This is something that is super important. I can’t afford it is a very […]

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Why I Became an Entrepreneur

I’m the oldest of 4 kids and I grew up on a dairy farm. All 4 of us kids were big into creating things and trying to come up with business ideas. I spent a lot of my childhood “being” a business owner.  Then I went off to college. I was always coming up with […]

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Why do I do what I do?

Hi there and welcome to my blog. My name is Clarissa Wilson and I am a money relationship coach and online business bookkeeper. It may have taken me many years on this journey called life to get to where I am today and absolutely LOVING what I do, but those years of learning lessons to […]

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7 Reasons Money Loves You Just the Way You Are

Did you know that money really does want to love and support you? Well, it does. Every single one of us has a relationship with money. This relationship is one of the most valuable relationships you can have in your life, second only to the relationship you have with yourself. You can do everything in […]

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Negative Mantras that Actually Hold You Back

You know those things you tell yourself – “I’m not good enough” “She is better than me” “I can’t do that” and so on – those are all negative mantras.   And I want you to stop telling yourself those right this minute!   No seriously, just stop saying them. Turn them into positives and say […]

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7 Smart Ways to Lose Your Money Baggage

As you go through your life, you accumulate more and more baggage. This baggage is both literal and figurative in your life.   The literal baggage is easy to get rid of – just pack up what you no longer want or what no longer serves you and ship it off somewhere to be reused or […]

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Dear Diary

Dear Diary, It’s been a really long time since I have written to you, but I know you are always here for me. So let’s catch up a little bit. My life has been constantly changing for the better. I keep meeting amazing new people. I’ve never met this many amazing new people in my […]

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99 Problems But Money isn’t One!

We are humans, problems are what we seem to focus on more than anything else.  There are problems with this and that, no matter where you look.  And so many of us seem to think we have problems with money, it doesn’t stay around long enough, there isn’t enough at the end of the month, […]

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How to Successfully Take the Entrepreneurial Leap

Special Guest Post by Hayley Wintermantle   The difficulty many part-time business-owners face is that they love what they do but there comes a point where the day job really starts to GET IN THE WAY of giving their business the full attention and dedication it deserves. Running a business on the side and trying […]

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Social Media Mindset: how good is yours?

What’s the first word that comes to mind when someone says to you “social media is……..” Are you tempted to say something like frustrating, hard, confusing, a waste of time, over my head? If so then you need to be really aware of the power of your words, if this is how you see social […]

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Cultivate a Fresh Start in Your Relationship with Money

Having a relationship with money is very important. This relationship is very similar to any other relationship that you are in. But you can always start fresh in this relationship and develop this relationship into a perfect loving one that you are proud of. So tell me, how do you consider your relationship with money […]

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Some Common Money Blocks

I’ve been asked quite a few times recently, “What is a money block? What does it do? Is it a part of our creative imagination?”To tell you the truth, it is not a part of our creative imagination. Money blocks are very real.They can also be known as limiting beliefs. And what they do is […]

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Growing Up on a Farm Taught Me a Lot About Money

Yes I grew up on a farm. And until the past few years, I hated it. I hated it so much that I went 5 hours away for college. I moved out on New Year’s Day b/c I just couldn’t wait to get away. My parents own a dairy farm – a 24 hour , […]

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Creating a Loving Relationship with Money

Valentine’s day has just passed, plus we are in the month of Love. And I’ve been thinking how our relationships with money are really all over the place. But we can describe our relationship with money as if it were a loving relationship between two people. Money wants to support you, and be there for you, […]

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