When a hurricane, tornado, or forest fire seems to be on the path towards your home, the only thing you are probably thinking about is you and your family’s safety. But after safety, it is important to have a checklist with the financial documents you may need or want after the disaster. Whether you are a homeowner or a renter, there are some “must have” … Continue reading Documents You Need When Disaster Strikes
One of the most increasingly popular New Year’s resolutions year after year is to become financially healthy, while at the same time money worries for many Americans have also steadily increased. Have you made a resolution to save money in the New Year? It is only February, but have you already started breaking it? If so we are going to list some steps to help you keep your resolution and stay on track to financial freedom.
With only one month behind us, you still have plenty time to become financially healthy in 2010. Here are some tips to help you stay with your resolution and see a change in your finances this year:
- Write down your goals. Putting your goals down in writing is a great starting point and also a good reminder of what you are trying to achieve and how to do so. By putting your goals on paper first, you will have a clear representation of what you must do to achieve these goals and are more likely to stick to it. Continue reading “Become Financially Healthy in 2010”
Are you like most people who have stacks of paperwork lying around? Well it is never too late to start organizing your finances! Here are some helpful tips to keep you organized throughout the year.
- Create a filing system. Have a box or filing cabinet to keep important financial paperwork and color code files according to category. Continue reading “Organize your Finances in 2010”