The directions we decide to take through our lives.
We make multitudes of decisions through our lives with the aim to succeed at our accomplishments and make something significant of our lives. The majority of these goals relate to income and financial stability and we hope to be able to attain this as early as we can in life.
The problem that most people have is that they do not carry through on their goals and make a lot of negative choices that inevitably keep them below their financial comfort zone, if this happens at a regular basis they can end up in a situation where they can’t keep up with their debts.
The choices we make every day create a continually moving platform or path that we navigate every momentary movement of our daily lives. You can imagine this path can’t you? . The path goes up and down sometimes extremely fast like a roller coaster, it moves to the whim of the multitudes of decisions you make at any given moment.
What is the direction you want to take at this point of your life?. Do you believe that staying on the path that you are on or have been on in the past will help you establish the income you are seeking? An Income that will help you keep ahead of your debts, allow you take your family on an overseas trip or buy the home your family deserves.
I am shore there are many things that are on your list that fit into this “I wish I had“ category. I don’t have to remind myself of all the times I have said these words even under my breath and other times where I have had only a half hearted attempt at making those big changes needed.
Many families have a lot of difficulty finding the kind of work that makes it possible to keep afloat financially in life. They work themselves into the ground continually doing many hours of overtime to get ahead of the money pits of life. They feel that they are stuck in the jobs they do because that is the work the people around them have done through generations. Maybe even tied to family business. It is time to get out of the notion that you can only make a set amount of income for a set hours work.
Diversification is an important step towards creating a constant income flow, a number of different income streams that would help maintain the lifestyle of your choosing.
Take the farming community,
We know that in some cases farming can be a very unstable income producers the highs and lows can be extreme. You spend many hours including nights prepairing the ground and planting crops only to find months later after having no rain or other conditions unfavorable for growth a full years crops can be losses that are heartbreaking. Extended years of losses can mean that could have financial problems and possibly in extreme debt and the bank takes over the farm because you can’t keep up with the payments and you end up loosing everything.
Farming has its own variety of income streams like my own families 1500 acre farm where I had spent the 1st 25 years of my life running Sheep, Cattle, Wheat, Oates ,Barley and sunflowers and other crops like lupins. If the crops fail then you have to dip into the savings to buy feed for all the stock. If you have had a few good years you would have stored grain and hay to help with the hard times.
financial interests outside of the farm environment can give a more balanced and overall stable financial plan, when in a difficult financial situation with the farm the incomes coming in from outside interest can maintain financial stability.
Do you want to be heaped with praises? when you know that you have succeeded in your accomplishments.
Do you want to know? how many wonderful friendships from all around the world you will have established with people who want to help you and encourage you along the way to your success. Is success something that will drive you to the destination that you want to achieve in your life?.
Success is just a word, It is what is linked to that word that makes the difference and can change the outcome completely. If I said to you, it is possible to succeed at failing, would you believe it?. Yes it is possible to succeed at failing if success is so far away from what you believe you can accomplish that even before you start you know in yourself that it is not going to work for you and inevitably failure is the outcome and you are back where you started.
Maybe this place is where they feel most comfortable, They may want to do better in life but there is this wall built up in front of them called, “Impossible”, that is stopping them from making the effort. Have you ever heard someone say? I have never or will never accomplish anything in my life, and then their best friend turns around and tells them about ten things that they have done in the past that they have succeeded in or made a difference in the community.
If life is not enjoyable at times ,we can forget all the positive memories and emotions that drive us to better attitudes and opportunities. It’s time to make the effort and see big changes in your life. Just think what it will do for your family and maybe your marriage. You can break all the barriers that are holding you back.
Always keep a positive attitude, First thing in the morning when you wake up is the best time to go over any strong affirmations you my have to help to boost your confidence and keep a positive mind.
If you decide to walk a thousand miles, & you want to do it in a certain time frame, you have to set yourself a goal to rise early every day, start your days walk knowing that even if it hurts at times along the way you have to continue putting one foot in front of the other until you get to the finish line each day, knowing that you have to do the same again day after day until the thousand mile distance is completed.
If you want to succeed in anything in your life, It is important that you are in the same frame of mind. The finish line is set & it is up to you to get there, you set a goal & as you travel along that rugged trail you have to continue making decisions about how to navigate the different obstacles as they appear before you, Some you may have some notice & others may appear like a crevasse & it will be up to you to make some quick changes to allow you to navigate around them.
The destination should be so important to you that no obstacles should prevent you from the benefits of getting there. Preparation can be one of the best preventatives to the challenges ahead, studying the trails that have been traversed by others before you.
Just think of what your life could be like, What choices you would have with a healthy income. and not having to work the hard grind hour after hour through life to attain it. Where could you be in the next 12 months with WA that you could never have considered a year or two ago, knowing that you were stuck in the set pay for set hours treadmill and working overtime to appease the boss who wouldn’t care a dam weather you have a family to feed or not.
He just wants the work done and if someone is prepared to forgo his night out with his family at his child’s first school play, or forgo the family holiday that had been arranged eighteen months before, just because your boss says that he was in a fix and “HE “could not afford to have you take the time off even though you had organised it over a year before. Like some of my bosses over the years, they wouldn’t care if I had to work an eighteen hour shift as long as the shift is covered and the work is done and he gets his money.
That treadmill will always be turning, but you can make the change, to no longer be one of the workers slaving away to maintain a lifestyle that the income will never keep up with. It is time to fine an easier way to keep you financial head above water. It’s time to take control of your life, Work the hours you want to work and make that income you have always wanted to enjoy making knowing that you have all the extra time you want to enjoy life with the family.
Marketing online is a means of making an income that is out of the thoughts and minds of most people who are in the general routine of working for an hours pay, as in a physical hours work for that set hours pay.
Just think of the difference it would make to someone who loves working on their physical job and who also have a WA business on the side, relieving them of the tension and struggle of maintain their financial situation, paying for their children’s schooling or keeping the car maintained or buying the car you want not the car you have to fall back to.
Now is the time to make a change in your financial situation.
Bite the bullet now! Don’t wait till your about to lose your house or car or the debt collectors are buzzing around outside your gorse door.
If you have your car repossessed, It doesn’t matter if you have ten thousand still to pay on it, When they take possession it can be sold to recuperate money owing and they might sell the car for whatever the highest bid is which might be three grand. If that happens, that will leave you with a seven thousand bill still owing to your lender, and you no longer have a car.https://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/banners/show/wa_university_495x95.jpg
There are very few people out there who can afford to let something like this happen, this kind of loss can have devastating affects on a whole family and create long lasting rippling affects that can reverberate through my financial and emotional lives of those involved.
Fighting that inevitable dreaded “always in debt” clause that comes in your presently set monthly salary.
Why wait till you are down and out and trying to scrape the dregs from the bottom of the barrel or raiding the spare coin jar to get enough to pay for some food for the family for dinner or to put some fuel in the car to get you somewhere special, I can actually remember a day when this happened to me and how I felt about it at the time. Saying to myself, Why am I not doing better financially than I am. why can’t I improve my circumstances? I should not have put myself in this situation.
What is the answer to this question? We think about all those young people starting their first job with very low pay for only a few fill in hours per week, while in their last years of high school, trying to save as much as they can to maintain a certain amount of independence. Wealthy-Affiliate-Review-Chaz They should be given more opportunities to establish incomes or test their abilities to create their own while in these last few years of school. Teach them to diversify and create income streams from a number of different platforms at the same time.
Leaving school and finding work has always been a difficult time for most and having a realistic income at that stage would completely change young lives and help to remove those burdens that are created by not having your own financial support system. If you teach a student over a few years ten different ways to successfully make an income for themselves, you can imagine how much more this would improve the opportunities of those in transition from school to life.
We all have lots of reasons for wanting a better life,
In most cases those reasons are not brought out to the foreground as a support to boost our motivation and encourage us to make big moves that could change one’s life.
We all want to improve things as we move along in life, Like constant change, we build something and some processes work and others fail, then we look back at what might have caused the problems and we start to improve on them for the next time.
The same applies with our income and assets, We start our working life wanting to make enough to pay our rent and cover our regular weekly supplies and a few miner extras. If our first income is only part time or a very low paid full time job then some might find it difficult to put sufficient money away to save for their first car to drive themselves to work.
They are most likely only going to buy a second hand car fairly cheap if it’s really needed to save transport costs or walking distances. Others may be able to hold off from splashing out on big items until they have saved enough to buy the item that they have had on their dream list and have a set time to save for it.
Through our lives we would like to be able to improve on our income and savings each year and even diversify by making incomes from a number of different sources.
To buy a home in the majority of cases will mean taking out a home loan which can be one of our most expensive investments and hopefully we have at that stage the income to support it.
Financial freedom means the ability to finance anything you require to maintain a stable life or family life and increase savings for anything that may come up along the way.
I am in a big financial pickle and I can’t get out of it.
I am shore that you have heard this saying at some time in your life. The saying is: “Where there’s a will, There’s a way”.
All you have to do is to find that will, You know! That statement that you say ” I will do it”, or “I can do it”. It’s amazing what can happen inside of yourself when you say “I can do it” and really mean it, You may shout it out on the hilltop, I can hear you screaming it out now, I can even see you on the hill with this amazing smile on your face.
OOPS! My imagination is running away with me again. We have an amazing ability to imagine what our future could be like, We have to make our imagination work for us and not against us. What a change we could make in our lives.
Another great saying is, ” The world is your Oyster”.
I know what it’s like, Letting all my negativeness drag me in the wrong direction, Then where do I find myself, Back in the place where I said I would never go back to, the dungeon where success is a four letter word and encouragement is no ware to be found.
You then realize that you had a chance to make big changes that could have put you in an amazing position financially and personally.