Unexpected Events — 10 Tips for Moving Forward

10 Tips for Moving Forward

  1. Talk with family members about planning for your future.
  2. Be aware of how you use money to deal with an emotion.
  3. Keep track of your money with a budget.
  4. Connect with people who use money well.
  5. Research helpful tips and tools online. Find out what local community-based organizations have to offer.
  6. Learn from your money mistakes.
  7. Create money management plans that match your personal goals.
  8. Keep learning new ways to make positive money choices.
  9. When tough money situations arise, ask for help.
  10. Set money goals that are important to you.

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