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May 3, 2010

lesson 22: but wait…there’s more

Don’t  you love the advertising that goes on and on? When it comes to purchasing an item with an ongoing cost remember to do your sums over the life of the item. If you’re looking at a more expensive car look at the insurance, fuel and maintenance over the next few years, compared to the savings on a smaller, less expensive car. […]
April 18, 2010

lesson 21: support charity & have a smoother move

With 8 weeks until I move, I’m glad I give an item of clothing away every time I buy another. Adopt this habit & not only will you help charity, you’ll think twice about unnecessary purchases. Extrapolating this, you’ll have room in your home for the energy to flow if it’s not overflowing with “stuff” and you’ll have much smoother moves. There’ll be […]
April 5, 2010

lesson 20: Don’t wear the emperor’s new clothes

If you remember the tale of the Emperor being tricked into wearing invisible fabric, think about the modern day version. Large organisations employ psychologists for their marketing ploys and we allow ourselves to fall prey to our peers. If the herd you’re moving with doesn’t suit your long term financial goal ask them if they want to change direction (ie have […]
March 27, 2010

lesson 19: let people practice on you

When it comes to grooming, we humans can spend a lot to make us look and feel good. And every professional stylist we go to had to start somewhere. Next time you need, make that want a massage, haircut, facial or other beauty treatment, try your local college or beauty school. The cost is considerably less, the students take care […]