Tag Archives: Financial Philosophy

New Year’s Resolution 4 – Spend Wisely by Avoid Paying Full Price

This is my recommendation for your fourth New Year’s personal finance resolution.  “Avoid paying full price” is the most fun and easiest.  Even better, it makes our other three resolutions much easier.  The more you spend wisely, the more money you have for living within your means, saving towards your… Read more »

New Year’s Resolution 3 – Make Your Investing Easy

This is our third of four recommended New Year’s resolutions that together form the foundation of the Financial Guide to Life personal finance principles.  Investing is a big topic that we will cover more thoroughly in the future, but for now let’s explore how easy it can be if you… Read more »

New Year’s Resolution 2 – How to save money by paying yourself first using auto-pay

There are two types of “saving money”:  saving towards a goal which we will discuss here and avoid paying full price which we will discuss as resolution 4.  You will never have a shortage of goals to save for whether short-term like a wedding or vacation or long-term like retirement. … Read more »

New Year’s Resolution 1: Live Within Your Means

In our last post, we began discussing New Year’s resolutions that can actually change your financial future during the coming year.  The Financial Guide to Life deals with managing, saving, investing, and spending your money, so I have recommended four personal finance resolutions that are achievable and can bring you… Read more »

New Year’s Resolutions to Improve Your Personal Finances

Many people make New Year’s resolutions to improve their mental, physical, or financial well-being and rightly so.  The new year is the perfect opportunity to focus on a new beginning that can make some aspect of your life better, to focus on your long-term needs as much as your short-term… Read more »

Introduction to “The Financial Guide To Life” Personal Finance Blog

Your financial future begins now.  Are you going to let it control you, or are you going to take control of it?  Don’t just let your finances drift along, live from paycheck to paycheck, or wait for a lucky break.  No matter what your financial situation, there are plenty of… Read more »