You Are Hurting Your Financial Future By Doing These Things

We don’t tend to think about the future very much, especially with all the distractions in modern society. It’s time to change that, though. You can control your future if you start making changes in the Present. 

Here are ten things that will hurt your financial future if you don’t do them. 

Not Having a Plan

If you don’t have a financial plan, now is the time to make one. Start tracking your spending and look for areas where you can cut back. Having a budget has been one of the most useful things for my finances. 

Being Stuck in the past

It’s good to reflect on things now and then, but you shouldn’t dwell too long in the past. It’s a dangerous place to stay, and you can’t change it anyways. It’s time to let go of any resentment. Forgiving yourself for your past mistakes will free your mind to make the Present and future a better place. 

Not Acting on the Things You Can Do in the Present

It’s the continuation of doing many small things each day that will result in significant gains in your life. Achieving small wins more frequently will keep you motivated to continue moving forward on whatever it is that you’re doing. 

Spending Everything You Make

It seems like common sense but for a lot of people saving just a little bit of money is impossible in their eyes. Even if it’s only a dollar a day, you need to start somewhere.