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As I suggested in a recent post, one of your resolutions at the beginning of a new year should be to focus on your personal finances. At first, financial organization may seem a daunting task. There are many aspects to personal finance, ranging from retirement and health care to credit cards, bills, gas, groceries, and tuition. As with many projects that at first appear overwhelming, it may help to break up the project into small doable pieces.
Below, we have set out a hypothetical one-year plan that separates the various aspects of your personal finances into small tasks that can be achieved on a month-by-month basis.