Laurie is a financial coach who practices what she preaches: she has always effectively managed her finances and used the budgeting systems she shares with others. Combine this with a non-judgmental, straight forwardcommunication style and Laurie has been able to successfully help many others make sense of their finances and take control of their lives. She guides and educates people to examine roadblocks and patterns so they can have a healthy relationship with money. Her company Goodcents was established in 2005 when she realized that she could help others learn to live within their means and become debt free! The fundamental goal for her customers is to live a life of balance where you spend your time and money in a manner that reflects your values and priorities. "My work is so rewarding. The magic for me comes when a client takes control of their finances and then begins to dream again. The risk is small and the reward is great!"