Every financial advisor will tell you that to succeed, you must set goals.But that just doesn't tell you enough. You see, there is an art to setting goals that actually work.It isn't enough to just sa...
The first step in managing your money is having financial goals. The New Year is the ideal time to review your financial goals.Your goals help you to guide your finances on a daily basis. You have som...
Copyright © 2007 CashFlow AvenueIf you want to be serious in trading, you must look at trading as a business. Before you set up any business, planning is essential. Although tempting, before you pou...
By Mark J. Smith, CFP(r), CPA/PFS, CIMA(r)Principal, M.J. Smith and AssociatesAs Woody Allen once said, "Money is better than poverty, if only forfinancial reasons." Most of us want to make the mo...
Copyright © 2007 Pat BrillThe family finance game no longer just entails paying the mortgage and other bills each month. With budget planning, college and vacation savings, and making smart investmen...
Personal finance can be very difficult to manage, particularly if you have several simultaneous financial goals that you wish to accomplish with your limited resources. Your success depends a great de...
As a free agent, my strongest desire is for my personal freedom. I seek to interact with the world on my terms, spending my time with the people I desire when I desire doing what I want when I want t...
We all know the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and expecting a different outcome. So if you resolve to re-commit to any unfulfilled goal (lose 10 pounds, quit smoking, find a new...
Creating a business budget is very similar to creating a personal budget. However there are some differences. When you own a business, taxes are not directly taken out of your income, which makes your...