Mindful Spending Part 2: Do You Know How Much You Spend per Month?

Dear Readers, If you read my last column, you’re already familiar with my new 30-day Financial Cleanse. It was inspired by my own rewarding experience with a food cleanse. The Financial Cleanse is a week-by-week program offering three simple steps per week that, hopefully, will be a real boost to your financial health, and maybe […]

Dr. Suzanne Gelb: Why People Happily Spend Money on Snacks, Smartphones, and Slot Machines–But Not Coaching or Therapy.

People want to reach their goals. People want to fight less, worry less, stress less, and enjoy more peace and satisfaction at home, at work, and in their relationships. Hiring a coach or therapist can help with all of those goals. So, why are so many people so reluctant to “invest”? Read more: Personal Development, […]

Why Not Spend Summer In HBO’s ‘Hell’?

It would be tempting to call HBO “7 Days in Hell” the perfect bonbon for summer: This parody of sports documentaries is short, ephemeral and features ridiculous men running around in shorts.  But “7 Days” is so good it could legitimately be enjoyed in the depths of winter or even during an autumn cold snap. […]