Today’s post is all about our needs versus our wants. This topic was brought up frequently during my Budget On Purpose Challenge. During the challenge, we hash out what are necessary expenses vs “nice to have” expenses.
Budgets are not restrictive if they are built on purpose. (highlight to tweet).
I have found once we establish what we are grateful for and why we want to budget in the first place, the actual act of budgeting is quite motivating and exciting. You are making decisions and actions with purpose.
So why should you care about needs vs wants and how are they going to help you move towards your dream of location independence?
The confusion in deciphering between the two is the number one hurdle that is between you and your dream.
It is essential to get clear on why you are budgeting and facing your finances. When I started my journey to become a health coach, my dream and ultimate goal was location independence. I wanted to [Read more…]