8 Money Beliefs Holding You Back
“I’ll always be in debt.” “
I don’t deserve to earn more.”
“My family is bad with money, so I am too.”
The moment you hear the inner voice in your head repeating a negative money mantra, it’s important to nip it in the bud. Not to get all Freudian, but the way you see yourself can play a big role in how you behave, especially when it comes to making decisions about your money.
Below, we examine nine money beliefs and why they can be harmful. Have you ever caught yourself thinking one of these? Well, many of us—if we’re honest—have. Which is why we invited both a financial expert and a psychologist to weigh in on what underlies them, and how you can get to a happier money place.
By Jane Bianchi for Learnvest, as first seen on iVillage.