Author Archives: CoralM

Does Your Money Disappear?

  I found this interesting article on “Stuff”, a local news site, this morning. It is about keeping an eye on your income and outgoings so you always know your financial position.. Have a read…

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How to Stay Happy

“Weak  people Revenge Strong people Forgive Intelligent people Ignore” ~Unkown I would say that the best thing to do is ‘ignore’. Don’t take it on board. Let it slide like water off a duck’s back! This helps you stay happy. Perhaps you … Continue reading

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New Plans for the New Year

Well, that year went by in a flash. Sorry about the slack blogging. Next year I intend to overhaul everything and expand into two blogs (so I can be twice as slack  :-))…one on Financial freedom and Real Estate and … Continue reading

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What are Assets?

Rich Dad said buy assets not liabilities! Maybe this is not as straight forward as it seems. Some liabilities masquerade as assets! If you say “real estate is an asset, I’ll buy a rental house” you could well be investing in … Continue reading

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Mistakes Which May Keep You Poor

I find FaceBook excellent for keeping up with my favourite mentors. One of these is Brian Tracy who is a Canadian Entrepreneur. Brian is an author, public speaker and a personal and professional development trainer. Today I watched a YouTube clip where … Continue reading

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Quote by Stephen Covey

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” Stephen Covey is the well-known author of “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People”. This quote  just means Take Responsibility! Who you are is a … Continue reading

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What is Your Attitude to Money?

I recently read that your wealth, or lack of wealth, is all to do with your attitude to money. I suddenly thought, well, is that true? I am now financially free but what is my attitude to money? Has it … Continue reading

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Well Being ~ Abraham

“When your heart is singing, you are allowing Well-being. When you are appreciating, you are allowing Well-being. When you are yelling at somebody, you’re not. When you’re feeling insecure, you’re not. When you’re frustrated, you’re not.” —Abraham Excerpted from the … Continue reading

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Quote on Setting Your Goals High

“Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star”. This quote comes from W. Clement Stone, who was one of the original new age thinkers. He wrote the book “The Success System that Never Fails” and was mentioned … Continue reading

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Quote ~ Nelson Mandela

The world has lost a great man. I heard someone say that God would make him an angel. I think he was an angel already.  Here is a lovely quote from him: “There is no passion to be found in … Continue reading

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Adversity ~ A New Approach

Another post and so soon! My patient followers will be in shock! I just had this real urge today to write something more about adversity. Over the months and years I have blogged about all sorts of things to do … Continue reading

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Don’t Waste Your Money On The Lottery

I know for a fact that I will never win the Lottery (or Lotto as we call it in NZ). This is mainly because I never buy tickets! I never buy scratchies either. I wonder how much I have saved … Continue reading

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The Meaning of Perseverance

Perseverance is not giving up. It is persistence and tenacity, the effort required to do something and keep doing it till the end, even if it’s hard. So many of my favourite mentors seem to be talking about the the importance … Continue reading

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Which Way Does Your Cash Flow?

Remember it is not the asset class that determines if something (a house, boat, business, oil or gold) is an asset or a liability. What determines if something is an asset  or liability is the direction of the cashflow. If … Continue reading

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Inspiration on Facebook

I’m not a great user of facebook, but I love it as a way to keep up with my mentors. Every day I get to hear the latest from Robert Kiyosaki (author of Rich Dad Poor Dad), T. Harve Eker … Continue reading

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T. Harv Eker on Money

Let me put it bluntly: anyone who says that money isn’t important doesn’t have any! Rich people understand the importance of money and the place it has in our society. On the other hand, poor people validate their financial ineptitude … Continue reading

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Another Quote from Mark Twain

“Whenever you find that you are on the side of the majority, it is time to reform.” —Mark Twain So true. Be counter-cyclical. If your taxi driver is giving you hot stock tips it may be the the time to … Continue reading

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Quote on Ambition ~ Mark Twain

”Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always  do that, but the really great make you feel that you too, can become great.” ~ Mark Twain

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Quote on Not Giving Up

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time” Thomas A. Edison This quote is so true. Persevere. I don’t think we would’ve ever given up. We would’ve … Continue reading

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7 Steps for Creating the Life You Want ~ Jack Canfield

We all aspire to do, be and have great things. Yet most of us simply aren’t creating the results we want. We complain that we don’t have enough money, romance, success or joy in our lives. Read more… Jack … Continue reading

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