The Brighter Life weekly roundup of recommended reads about money, health, family, working life and retirement:
|Need help getting out of debt?
Don’t be shy about asking for help with your money troubles, says a guest post on Common Cents Mom. If your cash flow and/or your credit rating are strong enough, you may be able to help yourself. Otherwise, thinking about bringing in the experts.
Do you seek debt help?
|Make a date with someone near and dear: yourself
Whether you’re a stay-at-home mom (SAHM) or a working-outside-the-home mom (WOHM), it’s hard to find time for yourself. The Yummy Mummy Club tackles this universal issue from both points of view.
Finding ME time
|Less may not be more, but it can be better
The way to inner peace lies in getting rid of stuff, says Savvy Mom. Clutter can come from buying too much and getting rid of too little. Sell it or donate it, but get it out of your house!
|Success tips from Magic Johnson
Basketball great Earvin “Magic” Johnson shares his tips for business success on the Evan Carmichael entrepreneurial advice website. Magic’s main message? Dream big by all means, but it will take hard work to make your dream a reality.
Lesson #1: Work hard and plan for your dreams
|What makes your financial clock tick?
There’s nothing like a good motivator to help you get things done, says Retire Happy — especially things that can be challenging, like saving for retirement. What does financial freedom look like to you? Once you know what you really want in life, you can take action to get it.
What’s your financial motivator?
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