Learn how to build your saving muscle by setting medium-range, pleasurable goals. Set yourself up for success by starting small. Small and easily achievable goals boost confidence and remove the boundary of just getting started. Then pick a goal with a short-to-medium time frame, so that your efforts are quickly rewarded. Select your method for putting money aside and keeping it there.
- For many of us,…saving money is not something that comes naturally.…Sure we keep meaning to start the emergency fund…and pay off our credit card debt, but those intentions…always seem to get pushed off for one more day.…If you're someone who has struggled to meet…those should goals, you may need to start…with a different lesson, in order to change your behavior.…In this video, we'll cover some tips to help you build…your savings muscle, by setting an achievable…and rewarding goal.…The first tip is to start small.…Set yourself up for success by choosing a goal…that's relatively easy to accomplish.…
Accomplishing a task helps us build confidence…and want to take on more.…Too often, people fail to save because they choose…enormous, vague goals.…This doesn't mean those big goals aren't important,…but with a goal like retirement, for example,…we're either not sure how to start,…or it seems like waiting one more day can't hurt.…When we pick something small,…we reduce the barrier to getting started,…and some of our natural resistance to change.…
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