The Invisible Ingredient to Financial Success

The Invisible Ingredient to Financial Success

As a Certified Money Coach, I have seen firsthand how the pandemic has devastated families. Not only are people losing their family members, they’re losing their livelihoods. I keep hearing people say, “something’s gotta give, something’s gotta give” — and they’re...
Money Coaching from a Distance

Money Coaching from a Distance

With bungee jumping temporarily off my dance card, I was able to pour all of my energy into writing a new curriculum for my Money Circles on Zoom. As a Certified Money Coach, it’s important that I stay up-to-date with current events — and the current is changing fast....

How To Teach Our Children About Money

“Just write a check.” That legendary Heft family quote did not come from either of my parents, but from my 8-year-old sister. Somehow, she had mastered the concept of floating a check early on, like a true prodigy. I retold this story while I was training to become a...

Fitting Everything In

I am lucky to have a top-notch, high-end business while still being able to take time off for things that are important to me. Prioritizing is often challenging for people (myself included), which is why I was thrilled to find an analogy that motivational speaker...

Let’s Go See a Show!

“Hi, Nana! Did you bring a gift for me and my brother?” That was one of the first things my granddaughter asked me when I picked her up recently. We were going to see The Three Little Pigs as part of my plan to shower her with experiences instead of gifts. I...

Money Is More than Dollars and Cents

I’ve been unofficially coaching people about money for over 22 years, but only recently have I formally studied it at the Money Coaching Institute. I’ve witnessed bankruptcy, people outliving their money, divorce, frivolous spending, children with a sense...