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5 Good Habit Examples to Improve Everyday Life

When you first think of habit examples, your mind may default to thinking of common bad habits such as biting your nails, overeating or running up your credit card, but we know that good habits exist too. Whether we realize it or not, we make daily decisions about our good personal habits. These very decisions

How to Accomplish Goals While Blocking Out the Haters

If you really want to save, prioritize your spending or accomplish any goal, you need to block out the haters. The question remains . . . How do I do that? Well, one person took to the internet to show you a sure-fire way to get it done.

Motivation Time Tuesday: How to STICK to Your Money Goals

Do you ever wonder what can make you stick to your financial goals? I can think about it until I’m blue in the face. That could be just how I am. As a person who has read many personal finance books, I’ve had many opportunities to exercise what I have learned. And most importantly, to

Motivation Time Tuesday: New Year's Resolutions by Financial Writers

Tell the truth. . . Do you typically keep your New Year’s Resolution? According to research, four out of five people will break their resolutions. A third won’t even make it to the end of January. I know what you’re thinking, “Should I even bother?” You may think you’re set up to fail. And no

Motivation Time Tuesday: How to Goal Set When You're Stuck in a Rut

Maybe you’ve had a hard time with your goals this year. You just didn’t accomplish what you set out to do. Perhaps you had a rough year. Sometimes things happen unexpectedly that prevent us from getting anything done. It’s easy to give up completely, but don’t get down on yourself. Sometimes circumstances are to BLAME.

Why You Fail to Achieve Some Goals Before You Even Begin

It’s time to get real. Never give up can be TERRIBLE advice when it comes to goal setting. Why you might ask? Setting goals is how you achieve success. Right? It’s a way to stay focused and monitor progress. So, what’s the big deal then?

Motivation Time Tuesday: Goal Setting the Right Way Part II

Answer these questions QUICKLY: Does your goal have a finish line? Is it quantifiable? Or better yet, if someone were to ask you if you accomplished your goal, can you answer with a simple yes or no? I’m guessing no, and that’s a major issue. There’s an easy way to fix this. You need a

Motivation Time Tuesday: Goal Setting the Right Way

You may have a fuzzy idea of what you want to do. Maybe you even went ahead and wrote a goal down . . . or attempted to make a vision board. Now you want to put your plan into ACTION. The best way to focus on accomplishing a goal is to get very SPECIFIC.