The Importance Of Financial Health
There I was, a severely myopic four-year-old boy and the sole child of a then 22-year-old single mother, using the handle of a broom to try and flush a furry gray rodent out of our kitchen cupboard.
Somewhere, between the black and white boxes of generic macaroni and cheese that were bought with food stamps, was my furry prey…
It can often feel as if you are just floating through life, awash on the waves, with no control over what happens to you.
It isn’t true unless you allow it to be true.
Bad things, that are out of your control, do indeed happen; sudden death in the family, a car accident, an unexpected expense, or even bankruptcy…
Once you become determined to save more money and start investing, you may want to quickly run out and buy some stocks.
While enthusiasm is generally considered a good thing, in investing, enthusiasm is dangerous to your investment portfolio.
First, you’ll need to pause for a moment and take a good look at the stability of your financial situation…