“Financially Overwhelmed” Series, Week 3 Budgets are, by nature, fluid documents that will change with your life circumstances. Some weeks or months will be more expensive than other weeks or months – like December if you celebrate Christmas. Life events can also change what your incoming and outgoing expenses are going to be over time as well. It’s good to be as prepared as possible
What is it that really moves you to want towards debt payoff? Or save more money, or make more money. It’s not the actual number that probably moves you; it’s what that number means. What does your number mean? Does it mean you can retire early? Maybe you want to purchase a house or travel around the world or do both at the same time.
Sometimes it’s hard to put your finger on it exactly…that moment your debt became overwhelming. People can have this reality check at very different stages in their financial situation. Sometimes you just realize one day that you have been ignoring your money and that you have no idea how much money you actually make, what you owe to who, or how you spend your money from