Category Archives: Reduce Spending

Financial Sacrifices Now = Financial Freedom Later

Financial Sacrifices Now = Financial Freedom Later

You had your path to financial freedom all mapped out. You were committed to the plan and marched in with a full head of steam. The first 30 days came and went and then you looked at the results. Ugh. Things didn’t turn out how you’d hoped. Your budget was a mess and you overspent… 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 →

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 →