New Year's Resolutions

When you look ahead to this year…which is you?

Our last blog talked about projecting your taxes, so you can see what’s coming and plan for it. A lot of what planners do is look ahead to see what is coming and what could be coming, so you can have what you need ready.  At Fiscal Fitness Clubs, we’ve broken down these tasks and given you step by step instructions and support to make it easier, because we know that managing your money and doing planning can seem [...]

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Are you willing to pay the cost of disorganization?

Here’s some more motivation to complete your January challenge of getting organized: Average late fee for a bill: $25 Extra interest on late credit card bills: $20 Lost gift card/discount card: $25 Missing return receipt: $50 Failure to cancel by deadline: $50 Missed conference registration deadlines: $75 Late airfare purchase: $100 Missed rebate request:$15 Lost warranty repairs/missed extended credit card warranty: $100 Missed deadline for reevaluating insurance: $100 Failure to file claims:  $30 Missed coupons: $5 Failure to cancel Dr. appointment/lesson/tutoring/etc.: $50 Do all of these 3 times in a year and they equal [...]

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January Challenge: Organize Your Paper & Cloud Files

One of the top resolutions for many people each year seems to be “getting organized” and that generally includes paperwork!  There are lots of reasons as to why you should do it this year and cross that resolution off your list! The Goal:   Implement and follow a paperwork management system that includes an organized and secure cloud folder. The Benefits: Save time and frustration when working on other tasks this year. How can you expect to put a net worth statement together or [...]

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Between Christmas and New Year’s, it’s time for reflection and resolution…

Soon the rush of the Holidays will be past and we’ll have that precious period that feels like a small lull between the busyness of last year and the burst of energy the new year brings. It’s a time to enjoy family, relaxation and contemplate successes and challenges.  That, of course, brings us to the infamous New Year’s Resolutions.   This is when we decide that we want to be better selves.  We want to be patient, make more friends, [...]

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