In cases where you’re building a piece of software for a client you can put a clause in your contract that your client doesn’t own the intellectual property until the final payment is complete. This way you’ll hold all the leverage until that final amount hits your bank account.
… appreciation and recognition of the body. Your body image will improve. Your posture will improve. With these things comes confidence. With confidence comes lowered anxiety. With lowered anxiety comes a more here-and-now affirmative attitude towards life in general. With that often come other romantic and/or material rewards.