Questions for Financial|
and Personal Freedom
Of course, you are the only one who's really qualified to ask the questions and find
answers that will lead to a secure and happy financial future!
These 17 questions are just meant to get the ball rolling.|
For starters, what expenses might now be limiting your financial future?
How might you have been persuaded to make those expenditures?
| ||Look around you -- what is really worth the money you've put into it and what wasn't?|
| ||As you reflect on your experiences, which provided worthwhile enjoyment and which did not?|
| ||What are others more impressed by -- what you own, or how well you live your life?|
| ||How often do you chase costly and futile desires, as opposed to enjoying life in a free-spirited way?|
What will take the place of the earn-to-spend cycle?
| ||When people in your family see advertisements, how often are they convinced by them?|
| ||When you were growing up, how often did your family emphasize things over love?|
| ||How often do you try to keep up with what your friends and neighbors have?|
How can you save more money?
| ||Socializing in fun organizations?|
| ||A personal passion that you've put off, for lack of time or money?|
| ||Using the library to check out books, videos and music?|
| ||New experiences that you imagine will bring excitement?|
| ||Family or community activities?|
| ||What would you be happy to own for
years and years, instead of using it up in a short while?|
| ||Spend less on services and goods, especially those that you couldn't resell for a good price?|
| ||Get rid of past patterns of buying stuff that you don't get much enjoyment from?|
| ||Track all your bills and receipts for a month, and find ways to save money on each of them?|
| ||Drive used cars that cost relatively little, use little fuel, and will lose value more slowly?|