Money is a tricky subject, but it’s one that we have to discuss. Money stress is a real thing. From feeling like you never have enough to even feeling like you’re not doing enough good with all the fortune you have can be stressful all the same. The life long question seems to be how much is enough and then when that’s enough, is it really enough? We all want to live simply just so we can seem like we are not so deep into material things. Yet, we all want nice things because that’s just a function of having first world problems.
Here is a round-up of the friendliest articles that can help you deal with money stress.
5 Ways to Cope with Financial Stress & Anxiety
Mostly because Oprah says so, so you must check this out.
6 Ways to Combat Money Stress
A great tip here is to focus on what you’ve saved so far versus feeling anxious about how much you don’t have. Saving a little here and there eventually adds up, so don’t quit looking out for those quarters!
11 Expert Tips for Dealing with Financial Stress
This one is obvious. Figure out what is causing you stress regarding money and find solutions to remedy that sources of stress.
Rethink Money & Breathe
Another obvious tip here is more of a truth bomb. Money won’t make you happy, so rethink what it means to live comfortably and safely.
Dealing with Money Fear
One tip that we keep seeing is to leave the credit cards at home and use cash when you are out spending. This way you are forced to budget if you only have $60 bucks in your wallet for the entire week. This also means no online shopping. (Breathe, you’ll be ok!).