Abbie Ethun

Abbie Ethun

Marketing Director

May 11 2016
Abbie Ethun
87 posts

10 Habits of Financially Stable People

Here’s how to protect your finances to have the money you need.

  • Save. Spend less than you earn and put the extra away.
  • Budget. Make a budget to have a framework for what you spend.
  • Track your spending. Every month, look at what you spend and adjust your budget if necessary.
  • Don’t spend impulsively. Only indulge in what’s important.
  • Don’t procrastinate. Pay your bills on time so debt doesn’t grow.
  • Invest. Put some money into long-term investments for college education and retirement.
  • Ditch costly bad habits. These just cheat you out of things you could enjoy in the future. What makes you happy shouldn’t wreck your finances.
  • Monitor debts. Know what you owe and pay off high interest debt, such as credit card balances.
  • Plan. The way to afford the house, car or vacation of your dreams is to plan for them, setting down dates and goals for the money you’ll need.
  • Stay healthy. Illness can be costly, but much of your well-being is in your control—protect your health with a healthy lifestyle.

If you’re ready for that home of your dreams, we’d be happy to help with the financing. We can also assist with refinancing your current home for a lower rate, or to pay for improvements. There are great financing options, so please contact us any time… Have a great day!

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