Mostly, to be a successful investor you have to manage your own behavior. Fortunately there are plenty of digital apps that are in place to help you with this, particularly if you’re investing through an online platform.
When someone else controls the money, you are completely dependent upon them. Your lifestyle is dictated by someone else. Your activities are dictated by someone else. How much you need to work, now or in old age, is dictated by someone else.
There are four things women need to understand about taxes, so they can make good investing decisions.
Or, should you invest more now and pay minimums on your student loans? Your preference might be to create a savings habit and take advantage of compound interest, especially if your employer offers a match. Just don’t keep your student loans around until retirement age!
You’ve made it through the month of Financially Fab-ruary! You know the basics to get started investing.
When you created your vision board, what were your goals? Retirement, a house, an exciting career, a family,…? What’s your most important goal right now? Write it down. What is the first step you can take toward that goal? For example, maybe your priority is a family and you don’t have a spouse/partner yet. You …
Your goals are yours and no one else’s. Invest in the way that works for you and ignore what others are doing on their goals.
Having trouble motivating yourself to save for your goals? Create a vision board for your financial future.
“In soloing – as in other activities – it is far easier to start something than it is to finish it.” – Amelia Earhart You’ve started this Fab-ruary journey. Keep going! You can finish it.
Having a hard time giving up some of your pleasures right now for that far-off retirement goal? You’re not the only one. But if you can visualize what you will look like as an old person, you can connect with future you and make them more real to current you. The easiest way to do …