2015 is just days away, and that means it’s time to get your finances in order. Many people find it easy to begin the journey during the first week of January, but by March, bad habits begin to resurface. Here are 15 tips that can take your finances to the next level—and help you stay financially strong throughout the entire year.
Take a snapshot.
Having an idea of what you want to do is great, but putting your plan on paper is the key to success. Pull out a pen and calendar and write down your life ambitions, upcoming events and realistic financial goals. This will give you a snapshot of the reasons for tightening your financial belt and will serve as a useful reminder when times get tough.