Stale Green Light

Are you prepared for a change in the green?

  • Aug 31

    As you strive to avoid debt and to stick to a budget, you may find yourself trying to make do with less. If you take a look at your spending habits and budget, there are probably many areas where you can make do with less. Many Americans feel like they have to have this or that product because their neighbor has it. However, you do not necessarily need this or that product. Often, it is much wiser to make a small sacrifice now instead of a large sacrifice later that will result from a lot of debt.

  • Aug 29

    One of the most important things you can do financially is make a plan. Without a plan, you will not be able to make goals that will help you get anywhere. You probably have many dreams for the future. Perhaps these dreams include an early retirement, a huge house, or a boat. No matter what your financial goals are, you will want to make sure that you have developed a plan that will allow you to reach them. If you do not plan ahead, you will never save enough money to enjoy the dreams you entertain.

  • Aug 25

    One of the best ways to cut your expenses is to cut your bad habits. Many bad habits are very expensive. Alcohol, tobacco and other substances are very addictive and very expensive. As a result, you will spend thousands and thousands of dollars on these things every year if you are using them. Think of everything that you could use this money for if you were not spending it on these expendable items. In addition, many of your bills will come down. For example, your health insurance rate will be lower. This can also help you have more money to spend on other, more worthwhile things.