When it comes to putting in the time and effort to get personal finances in order, I have heard a lot of supposedly good reasons why people haven’t started. There is no doubt that there are a lot of sacrifices that need to be made and it’s not an easy process for many. That being said, here are the top 10 legitimate reasons I’ve heard for not getting one’s finances in order:
The truth is that if you think you have a legitimate reason for working on getting your finances in better shape, your “legitimate reason” is likely nothing more than an excuse. While that excuse may make you feel better not taking the needed steps, in the end it’s nothing more than an excuse. Nobody said it was going to be easy, but that doesn’t mean is shouldn’t be done. If you haven’t started, today is the day to begin.
On a side note, if you came to this post due to the title with the hope of finding a legitimate reason not to get your finances in order, it’s a pretty telling sign that you know that you really should be…