You must think I spend all week looking at my budget sheets, organizing my receipts, and planning our expenses or managing investments. How do I get anything else done when I spend so much time looking at and running the numbers?
I do run a personal finance blog after all, right?
It may seem overwhelming to take control of your finances. Should you pay off debt? Should you invest money? What should your goals be? That all comes after you put together the pieces of your money management puzzle and define your values and priorities.
In reality, I spend about 5-10 minutes managing our finances weekly.
Here are 3 simple steps to get started managing your money: Continue reading…