The fear of running out of money is so primal and human. A survival mindset is great for emergencies, but in the long run it can hold you back.
Financial advisors play a really valuable role in helping you to understand your financial position, create a financial plan and then to make the best of what you have. However, choosing an advisor that’s right for you, is not always straightforward.
In his poem “The Prophet”, Khalil Gibran unpacks the many facets of giving, layer by layer. "You give but little when you give of your possessions.”
It may be stating the obvious, but numbers are the dominant language of money. If our relationship with numbers is strained, financial decision-making is more difficult.