Create your own life and money manifesto

Use this format-free TextEdit document as the starting point to create your own life manifesto. This is more than a paper exercise; your values, goals, aspirations, community, relationships and many other influences will all underpin and shape your own manifesto. Step...
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Really useful books about money

This post is devoted to books written about your relationship to money and the psychology of personal finance, books about transformation not transactions.

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Moving questions

Moving Questions will help you make progress with a problem or challenge whilst demonstrating the power of the coach’s most useful tool – insightful questions.

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Manifesto for an authentic, fulfilled life

The Living Money manifesto for leading an authentic, fulfilled life free from the slavery of money.

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Manifesto: Scarcity, wealth and fear

Jeremy Deedes expands on an earlier Manifesto article and talks about scarcity which, by definition, is the other side of the desire for wealth and status coin.

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Manifesto: Being vulnerable around money

Living Money founder Jeremy Deedes looks at why Brené Brown’s work on shame, vulnerability and courage is so important for a good relationship with our money.

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Manifesto: When enough is enough

Does our desire for wealth and status, which extends into a yearning for more time, space, love, looks and much more, actually leads to less contented lives?

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Oversubscribed – an insightful approach to business development through creative campaigning

Whilst not strictly about personal finance, Oversubscribed is an important book for anyone struggling with (or even not struggling) with the business quadrant of 'Time, Life, Money and Business". This book is the third in Daniel Priestley’s vision of how to start and...
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Return home and seize the day

Returning home from a break is often a challenge. If it is, then that is because we are returning to ‘the person we are in ordinary life and withdrawing from the person we essentially are’. However, it does not have to be like that. Both the process of preparing to...
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Find your true self by travelling to new worlds

Finding our true self by travelling to new worlds should be the bottom line of our life and financial plans. Transformative travel will bring about greater personal integrity and leave us feeling more comfortable in our own skins. Alain de Botton writes in his book...
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Create your own life and money manifesto

Use this format-free TextEdit document as the starting point to create your own life manifesto. This is more than a paper exercise; your values, goals, aspirations, community, relationships and many other influences will all underpin and shape your own manifesto. Step...

read more

Moving questions

Moving Questions will help you make progress with a problem or challenge whilst demonstrating the power of the coach’s most useful tool – insightful questions.

read more

A lousy quarter, for some (markets commentary Oct 15)

Living Money founder Jeremy Deedes looks ahead after a poor quarter in the markets and emphasises the long term nature of investment. (Transcript) Hello and welcome to Living Money’s Manifesto for Monday 5 October 2015. I am Jeremy Deedes, financial life planner with...

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Return home and seize the day

Returning home from a break is often a challenge. If it is, then that is because we are returning to ‘the person we are in ordinary life and withdrawing from the person we essentially are’. However, it does not have to be like that. Both the process of preparing to...

read more

Find your true self by travelling to new worlds

Finding our true self by travelling to new worlds should be the bottom line of our life and financial plans. Transformative travel will bring about greater personal integrity and leave us feeling more comfortable in our own skins. Alain de Botton writes in his book...

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Take a journey to discover your essential self

I went ski-ing in March. So what, you might say, so did I. So did a lot of people for that matter (although being in term-time the slopes in Les Trois Vallees were relatively uncrowded, thankfully). Well, the point is that a journey (or holiday or travel for any...

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New personal finance book now in paperback

A new personal finance book, Right Money, Right Place, Right Time, by Living Money founder Jeremy Deedes has now been published in paperback and is available on Amazon. In his wide-ranging, personal book Jeremy Deedes advocates treating money as a means to an end...

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