One of the hardest things you’ll ever do is alter your habits. Whether it’s losing weight, quitting cigarettes, saving more or paying down debt, making big changes — especially over long periods of time — is exceedingly difficult.
This comes as no surprise to those of us who have attempted to change our ways, which I assume is everyone.
Why is it so difficult to accomplish things we really want to do, like save more, spend less, drop a bad habit, pick up a good one or otherwise modify our behavior?
That’s what this week’s “Money!” podcast is about. We’re going to give you every tip and trick we could find to help you create great goals and actually reach them.
And this is the perfect time to do it, now that the year is well underway and those promises you made to yourself on New Year’s Eve are starting to get hazy.
Let’s get you refocused and back on track.
Sit back, relax and listen to this week’s “Money!” podcast:
Don’t listen to podcasts?
A podcast is basically a radio show you can listen to anywhere and anytime, either by downloading it to your smartphone, or by listening online. They’re awesome for learning stuff and being entertained when you’re in the car, doing chores, jogging or, if you’re like me, riding your bicycle.
If you haven’t listened to our podcast yet, give it a try, then subscribe. You’ll be glad you did!
Want more information? Check out these resources:
- 5 New Year’s Resolutions That Will Pay Off 10 Years From Now
- Simple, Achievable New Year’s Resolutions That Will Make You Richer
- 11 New Year’s Resolutions That Will Save You Money in 2022
- New York Times: How to Make (and Keep) a New Year’s Resolution
- Harvard Medical School: Seven steps for making your New Year’s resolutions stick
- CNN: 5 science-based strategies for nailing your New Year’s resolutions
- Lifehack: 9 Tips For Making a New Year’s Resolution and Keeping It
- Inc.: 7 Tips to Make Sure You Actually Keep Your New Year’s Resolution This Time
- Stacy’s stock portfolio
- Subscribe to the Money Talks News newsletter
- Take our course The Only Retirement Guide You'll Ever Need
- Take our course Money Made Simple
- Miranda Marquit’s website