Aside from food, clothing, shelter, and medical care, spending is pretty optional. Obviously, you don't want to feel like you're living in a cave. But you definitely spend money every month on something you don't need.
Spend more wisely. If you want to buy something specific, ask yourself if it can wait. Always consider a level of priority when it comes to your purchases.
7You Fail To Contribute To Your Retirement
Think about it: after working hard to make ends meet for 40 plus years, don't you think it'd be nice to take a step away from it all? You certainly won't want to be one of the many seniors who live in challenging circumstances because they never considered retirement. Remember that it's never too late to start.
These negative habits are likely what's got you feeling poor. Eliminating these will effectively start your journey to abundance. All it takes is the willingness to take care of your three biggest weaknesses financially.
Chuck Meriwether is a resident of Tallahassee, FL, and is a public relations manager. It brings him great joy to share his experiences - there are a lot! Some of Chuck's passions include aquatic biology, basketball, and jazz.