Episode 24: Money & Sadness
There is significant interplay between our emotions and our financial decisions and sadness, in particular, can lead to disastrous financial behavior when left unchecked.Kathy Longo, CFP®, CAP®, CDFA®
It is an unfortunate truth that money can be the catalyst for some of our most difficult struggles. This is why it is so important to minimize the negative impact that our emotions have on our financial decisions during challenging times.
If you fear your financial decision-making has been compromised by sadness in the past, this week’s challenge is for you. I share two steps that you can begin taking now to safeguard your financial future from unchecked emotions like sadness.
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About the Author
Kathy Longo brings over 25 years of expertise and experience to Flourish Wealth Management. Kathy is wholly dedicated to improving the life of each client and finds joy in making complex matters simple and easy to understand. She excels at asking the right questions, uncovering new possibilities and implementing the most advantageous strategies for success. Playing such a pivotal role in her clients’ lives remains an honor and a privilege. After earning a degree in Financial Planning and Counseling from Purdue University, she began her career at a small firm in Palatine, Illinois where she worked directly with clients while learning to build a viable, client-centric business. Over the years, she gained extensive knowledge and wisdom working as a wealth manager, financial planner, firm manager and business owner at notable, various sized companies in both Chicago and Minneapolis.