Category Archives: Goal Setting

Create Your Battle Plan For Eliminating Debt

Create Your Battle Plan For Eliminating Debt

Not only does being in debt suck in a general sense, it also sucks your money away in the form of interest payments. If you’ve finally come to that same conclusion (and I hope you have), you’re probably itching to get started attacking your debt. But before you attack, you need to have a battle… Continue Reading →

How Much Is That Debt Costing You?

How Much Is That Debt Costing You?

Have you had that “holy crap!” moment regarding your debt? You know, it’s that point where you say, “What the %#!& have I been doing?” If you have, I’m hoping that you’ve taken the steps to start attacking your debt like crazy. If you haven’t had that moment, I want to get you to utter that phrase… Continue Reading →

Setting Financial Goals Is Crucial to Your Success

Setting Financial Goals Is Crucial to Your Success

Where do you want to go financially? That’s a fairly basic question but it seems to be one that many cannot answer. I think I know why. It’s tough to sit down and plan for your financial future when you may not even know if the next mortgage payment will clear. It’s even tougher to… Continue Reading →

5 Simple Techniques to Energize Your Savings Today

5 Simple Techniques to Energize Your Savings Today

Why do Americans find is so hard to save money? Two years ago, it was said that the average American only saved about 3.6% of their disposable income. That is even after the so-called “Great Recession” forced many to save more than they ever had before due to fears of job loss, etc. In fact, it… Continue Reading →

Review Your Previous Spending With a Personal Income Statement

You’ll specifically use this article in Step 2 of The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom. However, it’s beneficial in all steps. Find yourself saying, “Where is my money going?!?” How long has it been since you last reviewed your spending? Last month? Last year? A past life? Checking in on your previous spending can truly… Continue Reading →