If you’ve decided to buy your first home, you’ve probably already created a wish list. You know all the characteristics of the house that’s a perfect fit for you… but not so fast. There may be a few extra things that you need to consider before you start your official homesearch.
￼You’ve finally made up your mind and you’re ready to ditch the rental market and become a homeowner. Owning a home has many advantages, including the freedom to personalize your space and the opportunity to build equity and increase your net worth.
In today’s economy, earning extra income from the coziness of home is becoming more and more appealing. With many different online opportunities available, the options for earning an extra income has grown tremendously from just the niche market of networking marketing. It might be time to take another look.
The 6 Step Mental Detox
Life is busy. Overwhelming even… sometimes to the point that we can find ourselves so intertwined with responsibilities, appointments, housework, and bills – that we start to lose our own identity. We begin to believe that we are currently experiencing the sum total of what life has to offer, and that’s the furthest thing from the truth. Most of us haven’t even scratched the surface.
Most of us haven’t even scratched the surface.
I’m sure that we’ve all thought a time or two, that there has to be more to life than our current situation… and to be honest, there is! But if you’ve ever had that thought, you may be in need of a cleanse – no tea, ACV, or lemons involved – just you consciously deciding to do better for yourself and find your true happiness.
here are 6 steps to get you there
We have just hit that time of the year where we are in full transition. Happy June. Not only is this the month of reflection – mainly because we are passing from the 1st half of the year into the remaining 6 months – but it’s also the month of the reboot; and yes, that includes your finances. We’re a few months past spring cleaning but it’s now time for a midyear financial checkup.
Money is one of those topics that does not improve (or go away) if ignored. Before any more time gets away from you, let’s evaluate those annual goals and see if you’re exceeding expectations, right on track, or in need of a little help to get back on the road to financial security. Don’t worry, if you’re not sure where to start, I’ve made it easy for you. Keep reading for my top tips to a painless mid-year financial checkup!
Creating a budget may seem like a simple thing to do. But the truth is that most of us have no idea where to start or we can’t seem to successfully follow the money plans that we put in place. Going through the motions of setting up a budget is not enough, to experience the benefits that come with budgeting, we have to actually adhere to it.
Financial planning is essential to learning how to live within your means and is a key factor in helping you achieve financial success. I often tell my children that learning how to master your money is the most empowering education you will ever have.