Summer Spending & Saving Tips!
Summer's here and school's out, so we are sharing some tips that will help you stay creative and financially responsible while leaving room for self-investment or DIY projects!
1. Revisit financial goals for the year.
What goals have you met so far?
What goals have you yet to meet?
Are you on track? If not, why?
Do any of your goals need revising?
2. Continue budgeting and meal planning.
3. Look into investments, build a financial portfolio, check the status of your 401k, retirement savings, etc.
Investing 101 by Michele Cagan
Your Bible, Your Money by Michael Pittman
The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom by Suze Orman
The Investing for Beginners Podcast by Andrew Sather and Dave Ahern
Women and Money Podcast by Suze Orman
DIY Money Podcast by Quint Tatro and Daniel Czulno
4. Invest in yourself!
Start home improvement projects
Buy new home workout equipment (i.e. dumbbells, cardio machine, yoga mat, jump rope, resistance bands, medicine ball)
Build your library by purchasing self-help books such as:
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey
How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
Daring Greatly by Brené Brown
Plan for your next vacation (local or abroad)
Start a travel/adventure fund
THANKS FOR READING!
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