Before the year runs out, I wanted to give you a year end financial checklist. I want you to start the new year with the right foot with your finances.
I don’t want you to get discouraged if you are not doing as well as you wanted. You still have half of 2013 in front of you. You can still redeem the time and make 2013 the best year for your finances. It’s time to review, reflect, and reset the plan for your money.
So during this month, I will share some of our previous posts on what I consider the key four categories for financial management: budget, savings, debt elimination, and giving. This week we will start with the Budget Series.
What does it take to be successful in managing your money? Just a little over 7 years ago, our family began a life changing journey with our money. Based on the results, I feel qualified to answer that question from my own experience. The truth is that having a working budget every month is the key to winning with your money.
How do you keep fighting until you achieve victory? You need perseverance which Merriam-Webster defines as “continued effort to do or achieve something despite difficulties, failure, or opposition”. So let me give you 4 reminders that will help you persevere until you achieve financial victory: