As we wrap up our first year of blogging, I have to say one of the highlights for me has been having my first guest post ever published on Money Saving Mom. I have been a long time fan of her site, and the heart she has behind everything she does. (I may or may not have had a little dance party by myself when my post was accepted!)
Without further ado, here is a little snippet. Click the image below to read the whole post.
“The start of a new year is a great time to learn money tips that will help us better manage our finances from the get-go. We are given a fresh start, a new beginning, an opportunity to wipe our financial slate clean, so to speak. And really, who doesn’t want to do a better job managing their money?
Every year, I sit down and have a money meeting with myself. In this little pep talk, I renew my focus for the year, highlight any areas I know I need to improve, and dream big!
I fully credit these mini-money planning sessions as the way my husband and I were able to pay off over $80,000 of debt in the past few years. They helped us stay laser focused, and provided motivation when it seemed like we were only making minimal progress.
With the dawn of a new year, it’s time to once again have my annual money meeting. If you’d like to start your financial year off right, here are 5 tips I hope will help!”