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It’s that time of year again. You know, right before the holidays when you can never seem to find a spare $5 but have to come up with $100 for x, y, z. I thought this was a perfect time to put together a list of 4 simple ways you can earn some extra cash before the holidays kick in!
Every single goal or dream that you have for yourself can and will be achieved if you just start working towards them. Other people have done it before you and more people will do it after you. There is no reason that you cannot be among those people that have achieved their goals.
You’re worth it. You’re worth all of the money that you want to have. You’re worth double the money that you want to have. Change the way you talk to yourself. Instead of saying “I wish” say “I have”. I have money. I can afford that.
The problem that I always get myself into when budgeting is that I want to pretend that I make $30k each month so that all of it can go straight to my debt and I can be debt free in 9 months or less. That’s not the reality of my situation. Being brutally honest with yourself is the first step to creating a successful budget. Cheating on your budget is like cheating on your diet, at the end of the day the scale is going to know you snuck in that bag of skittles.
Here is another Monday Money Monologue talking about the money lessons that I’ve learned in 2018. For some reason, I have to learn things the hard way. It is an irritating trait that I’ve had since I was little. Because of this, I’ve included a little tip after each lesson to help you from making the same mistakes as me.
Choosing to become financially literate means more than making your monthly payments every month. Pay extra on your debt, learn how to invest, SAVE. Start making your money work for you.