9 things to stop doing ASAP if you want more financial security

I find that focusing on what not to do is a helpful way to reframe your  financial situation, set better goals, and create beneficial money  habits.

Enjoying success is challenging when you’re not physically and mentally healthy. Taking care of yourself by dropping unhealthy habits is where success starts.

Stop overlooking unhealthy habits

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Stop overspending

The only way to get ahead financially is to live within your means so you have enough left to save and invest each month.

Stop carrying too much debt

Some types of debt, such as a home mortgage, can be part of a healthy financial life if you can easily afford it.

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If you haven’t started saving for emergencies or regularly investing for retirement, it’s time to stop procrastinating.

Stop procrastinating saving and investing


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