I reflect on my own money journey that has been moulded from such a young age by my family’s values. Our money mindset was built on what made us truly happy as a family – memorable EXPERIENCES!
We all have our own dreams and priorities for our money. Your money matters whether you are single and spontaneous, or you have a big family with lots of responsibilities. But no matter who you are, your money is finite.
So, I give you my top 5 tips to manage your monthly expenses (relatively painlessly) in order to live now and enjoy the future. You will thank me later!
- Watch the pennies and the pounds will follow.
- We spend our money on what we value. This is a combination of price and quality.
- You are forced to prioritise how you want to spend your money because it is limited.
- You also need to be ready for those unexpected expenses!
- So we have two choices: we can either drop our expenses OR we can earn more income.
- I’m a great fan of increasing your income. But HOW?
- Dollar millionaires have a minimum of seven sources of income.
- Start a SIDE HUSTLE TODAY!
- It takes time to start your side hustle that becomes a sustainable replacement of your income.
- Lisa’s 5 tips for managing your expenses:
- Be frugal about your day-to-day spending.
- Have a fund for guilt-free purchases (after all, YOLO!)
- Save gently (and separately) for your holiday throughout the year.
- Pay yourself first! Take the money off the table.
- Build an emergency fund that has at least 3 months’ worth of your salary.
- I unpack each point in detail. Have a listen and take notes!
- Good financial management is a DAILY game that makes the difference to live now and for the future.
- Building a side hustle helps promote a sustainable solution to make ends meet.
- Only 6% of us will retire with enough money to live to our normal standard of living. That is a shocking statistic!
- Sign up for my side hustle course that will launch in September 2019.
- Live your best life by being brave to be free!
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