“I am convinced that it is not the amount of money an individual earns that brings peace of mind as much as it is having control of his money.”
-N Eldon Tanner
Omgosh, sooooo true! Yes, yes, yes! Having control of your money is infinitely more important than the actual amount! Being aware of your finances, having sufficient savings, and being strong enough to exercise self- control (uh-um, Mr. Tyson) are key to a truly happy life! Now, I certainly wouldn’t turn down a million dollars, but that’s not where peace of mind comes from; it comes from being in control.
1) Friends, how can YOU have control of your money (no matter its amount)?
2) How can you make sure money doesn’t control you?
One of my most favorite resources EVER is mint.com. It’s an amazing money tracking website that can’t be beat! Time Magazine and Forbes have consistently rated it one of the best websites. And it has seriously changed my life. If you haven’t already, check it out!