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It’s Not About Money It Is A Lifestyle Choice

hr-lifestyle03By Karina Arancibia – Money and Life Coach

Ïf you are lucky enough to find a lifestyle you love, find the courage to live it.”- Will Smith

I heard this once and found it very insightful:

“MONEY WILL MAKE YOU MORE OF WHAT YOU ALREADY ARE” and I will add to this “money is a reflection of what you are generating in your life NOW”

let’s consider this for a moment. If you are generous and giving, having more money will give you the opportunity to give back in higher amounts. If you are selfish and egocentric, you will find ways to show off your money. See money is just energy, remember most people today complain about having little time, being too busy and also not having enough money.

This is the start of a New Year and a new opportunity to open up to the possibilities that life is offering you. In order to move forward I invite you to first consider some of these questions and look at where your current feelings about money are. Read the rest of this entry

How Much Are You Worth?

By Karina Arancibia- Financial Coach

Have you ever wondered how much are you worth? If you haven’t, I suggest you do it. When you recognize your worth, others do it as well.

Cobras lo que vale tu trabajo? Are you charging your real worth?

Valor vs. Precio / Value vs. Price

We all have those little things we have to do that sometimes annoys us. This week I had to find a way to fix my headlights, one of them burnt, and yes I’ll be honest I haven’t learned how to change it myself, and I thought about this for a moment. I could have read the manual or asked a friendly neighbour to help me. I’m sure I could have done it, and spend a few hours on it, between reading and figuring out how to change this little light.  I am not the most handy woman, and yes I admire this on other people. Don’t get me wrong, I get by and I do surprise myself sometimes. No worries there is a point to this story and this is the way money flows and also how I value my time and my priorities. Are you doing the same?

See I have always been of the idea that we all have our talents, and that’s the reason we have experts and people that offer us a service in different areas. In this case, I ended up taking the car to the dealership to deal with this little issue, yes I know, the dealership not the most inexpensive place.  The point is this: Read the rest of this entry