I present: the slacker’s guide to showing your money who’s boss.
Imagine if you could sit down knowing exactly which money tasks to do, and exactly how long it would take you to do them. Sound like an interesting idea? You bet it does.
Here is a simple 24-minute drill that will restore sanity to your finances. Pick a day on your calendar (preferably payday or the next one), and choose a time. When it arrives, sit down with your internet banking, notebook and pen. Then proceed to:
Job done. If you can invest 24 minutes each month or each pay period, this will see you gain better control of your money in short notice. Next post: how these steps work.