We went to visit our friends this weekend and I was playing with their young son when he asked me the following riddle:
“How do you eat an elephant?”
I couldn’t come up with the answer, so I finally asked him to tell me.
“One bite at a time!” he said laughing with delight
So what does any of this have to do with a personal finance blog? I think it’s an accurate illustration of how you begin getting your finances in order.
When you first begin to try to reduce debt, pay of credit cards and save an emergency fund it can all seem overwhelming and huge – kind of like an elephant. No matter how big the task may seem, however, the only way to tackle it is...