Jacquette M. Timmons http://www.jacquettetimmons.com Money. Choices. Relationships. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:49:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.1 Want a Better Financial Life? Stop Trying to Improve Your Weaknesses http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/strengthen-your-strengths/ http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/strengthen-your-strengths/#comments Thu, 19 Mar 2015 21:42:11 +0000 http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/?p=10233 Jacquette M. Timmons - Money. Choices. Relationships.

Where do you spend more mental energy: focusing on your money faults or your money strengths? That is the question I posed on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook. And guess what? Not one person said, “I focus on my money strengths.” Not. one. Lately, I’ve been fascinated with our cultural tendency [...]

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Does Your Sweet Spot Need to Evolve? http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/past-performance/ http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/past-performance/#comments Fri, 06 Mar 2015 21:52:11 +0000 http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/?p=10203 Jacquette M. Timmons - Money. Choices. Relationships.

I couldn’t get to JackRabbit, the running store in my neighborhood, fast enough… Me: I am in so much pain, and I’m told you have what I need. Salesperson #1: What kind of pain? Emotional? (We all laugh.) Me: No, I’m good there. It hurts here (me pointing to where [...]

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What’s Your Personal Currency? http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/people-are-key/ http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/people-are-key/#comments Sun, 22 Feb 2015 01:30:01 +0000 http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/?p=10158 Jacquette M. Timmons - Money. Choices. Relationships.

Tomorrow (Sunday) morning, I will be on HOT 97FM with host, Lisa Evers, and others talking about money. On Tuesday, I have one of the coolest speaking gigs to-date for a major insurance company. On Wednesday, I’m hosting the first Financial Intimacy Hour segment of 2015. Each of these are [...]

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Valentine’s Day is One Day; But, Love + Money Intersect Everyday http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/love-money-valentine/ http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/love-money-valentine/#comments Sat, 14 Feb 2015 23:20:14 +0000 http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/?p=10134 Jacquette M. Timmons - Money. Choices. Relationships.

Awhile ago, I introduced you to my two friends, a couple, whom have been together more than 30-years. After this amount of time, some relationships can begin to look tired and weary, absent of demonstrative love, smiles, fun and joy. Not my friends – you can tell they are still [...]

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What if the Real Risk is the Leap You Didn’t Take? http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/taking-chances/ http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/taking-chances/#comments Sun, 08 Feb 2015 00:19:47 +0000 http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/?p=10106 Jacquette M. Timmons - Money. Choices. Relationships.

How often do you ask that question? More often, I bet your focus is on when you take a chance and what you thought would happen (or planned on happening) doesn’t quite pan out. You take a leap, but the net you prepared for doesn’t appear! Want to leave your [...]

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Financial Stress Doesn’t Just Work the Night Shift http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/financial-stress/ http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/financial-stress/#comments Sat, 24 Jan 2015 22:40:04 +0000 http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/?p=10088 Jacquette M. Timmons - Money. Choices. Relationships.

There is a silent epidemic afflicting approximately 30 million U.S. workers. You very well may be one of them – if you worry about money. Sometimes that looks like stress over your day-to-day finances. Other times, it’s concern over your future financial goals. Or, having apprehension around whom to trust [...]

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Don’t Let Financial Struggles Sabotage Your Financial Well-Being http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/struggles-well-being/ http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/struggles-well-being/#comments Sat, 17 Jan 2015 21:13:16 +0000 http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/?p=10072 Jacquette M. Timmons - Money. Choices. Relationships.

I am very much interested in your financial well-being. More than anything, I want your financial life and choices to reflect the successes you experience in other spheres of your life. I want you to feel confident, powerful and validated. Yet, this is not necessarily how some of my clients [...]

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But, Did You Change Your Mind? http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/resolutions-mindset/ http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/resolutions-mindset/#comments Sat, 10 Jan 2015 19:43:32 +0000 http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/?p=10062 Jacquette M. Timmons - Money. Choices. Relationships.

It’s here! That time of year when you and I are inundated with messages about how to make this year our best year yet. According to the University of Scranton-Journal of Clinical Psychology, 45% of Americans will do this by making New Years resolutions. Some will tell you that making [...]

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Happy, Happy Holidays! http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/happy-holidays-2014/ http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/happy-holidays-2014/#comments Thu, 25 Dec 2014 12:22:34 +0000 http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/?p=10016 Jacquette M. Timmons - Money. Choices. Relationships.

“The future enters into us, in order to transform itself in us, long before it happens.” ~~ Rainer Maria Rilke   Each year, I share the above quote. And, each year it takes on a different meaning to and for me. As 2014 draws to a close and I reflect [...]

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The Key Question: “What Else?” http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/what-else/ http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/what-else/#comments Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:13:29 +0000 http://www.jacquettetimmons.com/?p=9991 Jacquette M. Timmons - Money. Choices. Relationships.

One of the most powerful personal finance tools you have at your disposal isn’t a spending or investment app. Or, a spreadsheet. It isn’t your income statement or balance sheet, either. It’s a question. Preferably one that begins with the word – “What?” I have long known this. It’s one [...]

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