Today on the Consumerism Commentary Podcast, Bryan J Busch talks with Dr. Charles Richards, author of The Psychology of Wealth.
They discuss many aspects of the brain’s conscious and unconscious affects on spending and saving.
Table of contents
[00:00] Introduction from Bryan J Busch
[00:33] Interview with Dr. Charles Richards
— [00:45] The Family Operating System, its influence and how it works
— [03:15] Examining your background and values
— [03:50] The Singer sewing machine’s new way of buying
— [05:37] The U.S. moved from owning what you need to putting luxuries on credit
— [07:07] Are we doing it wrong?
— [08:48] Your core values might just be hand-me-downs
— [11:21] Moderate advice for solving debt problems
— [14:02] Self-esteem’s influence on wealth, and increasing it through generosity
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Published or updated April 1, 2012.