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Mental Health

Can Money Facilitate Happiness?

nattanan23 on Pixabay We've all heard that money can't buy happiness.  But is there some sort of relationship between money and happiness?  And if so, what does that look like, and can money facilitate happiness? Meeting basic needs Clearly, it takes money to meet our most basic needs like food and shelter.  When those basic… Continue reading Can Money Facilitate Happiness?

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Options to Make Money Blogging

AbsolutVision on Pixabay Chronic illness, whether it's mental or physical, can make it hard to hold down a full-time job, or even a job at all.  Over the last year I haven't been able to work much, and while luckily I've still got a fairly substantial amount of savings, I've started looking at alternate ways… Continue reading Options to Make Money Blogging

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Mental Health

Financial Preparation for the Mental Illness Storm

Stevepb on Pixabay If you ask the average person about things that come to mind when they think of mental illness, they probably won't think of finances.  But for those of us with mental illness, it's something we all too often don't have the option of ignoring. I grew up in a very financially responsible… Continue reading Financial Preparation for the Mental Illness Storm