Greed, Brenda St Louis, Money, Love, Self love

What Motivates Our Greed?

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When you think of greed and lust for money, who comes to mind? An unfeeling tycoon, a poor person who can’t get ahead, a politician taking advantage of their position—or someone a bit closer to home? Sometimes feelings of lack or greed can be hard to acknowledge within ourselves. We may discover that we have an unconscious greed that we have been ignoring… Or perhaps not. Either way, it is interesting to explore how greed is created and how it can impact our inner world and our outer economy. For instance, money can be the energy that you grasp and are desperate to hold onto. So desperate it can make you do things that you are not proud of. I wonder… Did you ever steal when you were a kid? I stole money from my mother’s wallet when I was young. I also stole from the pharmacy: make-up and little …

Brenda St Louis, Melanie Buffel, Finanical Therapy, Money Coaching, Vancouver BC

Money is Not the Leader, but the Loyal Servant

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Money money money… What is it? It’s a tool. Money is energy, a pain in the ass, the root of all greed and oppression. Money taints things. Money is freedom. Money is joy. I have been exploring what money means to me for years and I still haven’t figured it out. Money is elusive to me. It can be incredibly magical, allowing me to travel the world and see gorgeous cities and eat the most unusual food. Then in an instant, it becomes a heavy obligation as I open my credit card bill or feel judged because I have no savings. Just like any relationship, it can feel supportive at times and then moments later it feels suffocating and anxiety ridden.  What if we could be the leader in our relationship with money? What if we could decide how we would like to relate with it? After I meditate in the …