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Adulting 101: Setting financial goals

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

The process of cleaning up your finances and simply setting financial goals can seem a bit overwhelming when you’re burdened with debt and prefer to stick your head in the sand. But debt problems are not solved by ignoring them. Putting together a financial plan and setting financial goals will help you get to where you need to go a lot faster, and with a great deal of clarity. Setting SMART goals SMART goals are S = Specific M = Measurable A = Attainable R = Realistic T = Timely [...]

Adulting 101: 7 Money Habits You Should Foster

May 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

Building sustainable money habits can be a pain. You’re always confronted with the allure of instant gratification, over and above all the responsibilities that being an adult brings with it. The challenge is always knowing the difference between what you want and what you need, and living within your means. In order to build wealth you will have to pick up some healthy money habits so that you can achieve financial freedom. The following habits can be thought of as the basic structures [...]