We all talk about getting more organized. But, typically our organization means getting our house in order, or our office, or our closet . (You get the picture, right?) But, how many of us have our finances in order? Organizing your finances means learning how to live within a budget, building good credit, controlling debt and excess spending, developing short and long-term financial goals, and learning to invest. Like organizing your house, you have to do it a little bit at a time so that you don’t get overwhelmed. After all, if you’ve never taken time to organize your finances, it is not going to be an easy task to delve into. But don’t worry, it’s never too late to get started. Below is test to see just how organized you are or if you need to do some more tidying up.
Answer the questions and see how many are true. If get ten or more True answers, you are definitely on your way to getting your finances in order. If you are not quite there, work a little bit at a time to create the type of financial goals you want to have. Good luck!