As much as I try to avoid the waves of fear that are in the air about the economy, I am not entirely successful. I worry that I will not be able to afford the things I need,that I will have to count every penny I spend, that I will be unable to be generous with my loved ones and that I will have to work until I am 90.
I finally had to remind myself that thoughts of scarcity and lack are not helpful. I can agonize about finances until my head spins but in actuality worry only makes things worse. So, my new attitude is to focus on what I do have control over: my thoughts, my behaviors, my attitude.
Below are some ideas that to help you weather today’s financial uncertainty.