• Jonas C. Brown

  • Financial Therapist

  • Specialization in:

  • attachment issues

  • money obsession

  • wealth obsession

  • constant spending

  • Poor savings habits

  • Financial Infidelity


– Financial Therapy –

The art of Understanding how psychological
factors impact financial behaviors.

Are you crazy about money?

Many of us are, we spend too much of it and save too little. We hoard it and we sink into debt over it. We lavish it and are stingy with it. We lie about it and fight over it. We think about it all the time and we avoid thinking about it at all. What makes us act this way?

We like to believe that our choices and actions are guided by rationality and common sense. But in fact, reason and common sense often have little to do with our money behavior. Even trained financial professionals can be crazy about money. Rather, our decisions are governed by our emotions and money beliefs. If these emotions and beliefs are balanced and clear, we will act wisely with our money. If they are confused, we will make poor decisions, creating financial havoc and deep unhappiness.


  • 2016
  • Intelligent Investor Magazine

    Jonas was awarded the November cover page of intelligent investor magazine.

    November 12, 2016

    Jonas Brown was awarded an honorary doctoral degree in counseling form the Los Angeles DCI.

    June 20, 2016
  • 2015

    Jonas Brown has officially release his first book titled Breaking the Paycheck to Paycheck Cycle, the book is available on Amazon.

    September 22, 2015

    Jonas was featured on Colorado's best channel 2 morning news with a full interview about helping people with finances.

    July 1, 2015
  • 2014

    Today is the launch of Jonas Brown's private practice. Starting today, he is now accepting new clients.

    June 15, 2014
To my prospective clients:jonas_brown

Thank you for giving me your consideration. Life is full of challenges and struggles, which can sometimes leave one feeling overwhelmed, anxious or searching for answers. As your financial therapist, my goal is to create a safe, non-judgmental therapeutic space where you have the opportunity to explore your feelings and share your unique story.

Together we can work towards developing insight and awareness, creating effective coping skills and gaining a greater sense of hope for a more enjoyable and gratifying life.

It is my mission is to help you understand how psychological factors impact financial behaviors, and to establish evidenced-based practices for improving your financial health,

I look forward to working with you.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact me.

Best regards,

Jonas Brown

Blog Post

Financial therapy can be an investment in your relationship

Sometimes it’s a difference in values: One spouse wants to save for a rainy day, the other wants to live for today. For other couples, money can turn into a weapon, with her spending to get back at his transgressions, or him clutching the purse strings to maintain power. Money is one of the biggest…

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Overcoming a Habit of Lying to Yourself About Money

After reading a recent article about how to deal with a partner that hides and lies about money problems, several readers made the astute point that many of these situations are often the result of people lying to themselves about money, whether directly (by actually telling yourself false conclusions about the facts you already know)…

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Are you committing financial infidelity?

Financial infidelity. It’s not quite the same as other types of infidelity in your marriage, but experts say it can be just as damaging. We talked to a panel of financial planners to sort out what it is and how to avoid it. Several say they’ve seen it before, and it’s always unpleasant. “As we…

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Money Problems Run in the Family: Should You Blame Your Parents?

You got your sense of humor from your mom and your good looks from your dad, but you may have inherited something else from your parents – your problems with money. Bad financial habits often run in the family, as parents pass along their attitudes about debt, saving, and spending to their kids, sometimes unwittingly.…

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