In our second SkimmU course, we teamed up with Shannon McLay, CEO and founder of The Financial Gym, to talk about how to hit some of your biggest bucket-list goals. You know, like becoming a homeowner, confidently adding a tiny plus-one to your fam, and planning a big vacation (one day). ICYMI: you can watch it right here.
Once you have a big goal, research all the related costs. Then break it down into smaller parts, based on your timeline.
Naming your savings account, automating monthly contributions, and celebrating small wins can help you reach your goals faster.
Don't let setbacks throw you off course.
Before making big lifestyle changes (hi, buying a home and starting a family), test-drive what your new budget would be.
You can put aside money for upcoming trips every month – especially if travel is a non-negotiable for you.