Great money management all starts with a basic knowledge and a specific process to stay on top of everything. Here are 5 actions you can immediately take to become great at managing your money:
Educate yourself - Managing your finances is not rocket science. It may be painful to think about, but it can actually be very simple. Make a decision to become more organized and interested in where your money goes each month. You can do it! The easiest way to start is by trying to make it somewhat enjoyable. Set goals, track specific categories, make it into a contest with your spouse or friends. Sticking your head in the sand is obviously not a good process...yet surprisingly common. Start small and build your knowledge base one topic at a time. The fact that you are reading this makes you a rockstar in my book.