Posts tagged with: priorities

  • Financial resolutions worth keeping! Stick to these seven personal finance basics and you're well on your way to an awesome new year.
Stick to these financial resolutions and the new year is guaranteed to be awesome! *** This post contains affiliate links. *** Generally, I do my best to avoid making new year’s resolutions. It’s too easy to turn the prospect of...
  • Dream big and start living the life you really want.
Dream big first, then plan. I have a confession to make. For most of my adult life, actually, no… For ALL my adult life, I’ve hated work. Yes, I know, hate is a very strong word but it’s entirely appropriate...
  • What matters most to you? When you figure that out, everything else falls into place.
What matters most in life is different for everyone. What matters most to me, probably wouldn’t even be on your radar. And, that’s OK. We all have different dreams and values. The one thing we do share though, is that...
  • ten things I learned in October
October is my birthday month, and just like a change of season, a birthday month is the perfect time to reflect on recent lessons and give some thought to dreams and plans for the next 12 months. The last 12...
  • living a simple lifestyle
Living simply should be simple. Right? The truth is, living simply is a process and as such, you’re always learning new ways to reduce the clutter, craziness and complications that seem to be the hallmarks of modern life. For me,...
  • 3 tips for avoiding financial disaster
According to a survey* by the National Australia Bank, one in five Aussies live pay cheque to pay cheque. In essence, that means 20% of those surveyed are one pay cheque away from financial disaster. With growing unemployment, diminishing business...
Zero Waste. It’s a lofty ideal. One few of us are committed enough to attain. But, given the statistics on waste generation per person, it’s an ideal we need to strive toward before half the world is buried under mountains of...
  • 5 risks to your financial well-being
Assessing your vulnerability to risk is a relatively quick and simple process. Determining how to build resilience into your lifestyle so you can either reduce the risk or lessen its impact, is a little trickier. The topsy-turvy economy has got me...
  • the secret to balancing your priorities
Balancing your priorities can be a challenge. It’s one of modern life’s little jokes. You either have money or you have time, rarely, it seems do you simultaneously have an abundance of both. Invariably when I’ve had the cash flow...
  • frugal fitness tips
Getting fit and staying fit can be a challenge for your willpower. But getting fit and staying fit on a budget takes imagination as well as willpower. As I talked about in a previous post, health and fitness has suddenly jumped to...