A friend of mine, long embroiled in upsets, distractions, problems and tribulations, called one day to announce happily that she was learning to “let things roll right off my back.”
“Really?” I asked. “And, how is that?”
She explained that her accountant had called to discuss a tax return, due that day after a couple of extensions and told her that she owed $15,000.
There was a silent pause, then she asked, “How can that be? We spent more money than we made last year.” I like that logic. If you spent it and don’t have, how can you pay it? Read More»