We all make mistakes, its part of growing. Even as we get older we are bound to make a misstep here or there. We simply can’t know it all, especially when it comes to our finances. Things change. Stock markets are cyclical, laws come and go, and each of our circumstances is subject to change. If you fail to keep on top of what’s going on, a seemingly smart financial move could prove to be a bad decision. Now, I don’t want to get into any personal detail, but by a show of hands how many people have made what you might consider to be a financial mistake? Okay, I appreciate your honesty. Avoiding financial blunders comes down to that one thing – honesty. We have to be honest with ourselves that we could do a better job with our money. We could all stand to learn more about managing our finances effectively. There are volumes of personal finance books available, and thousands of on-line resources to help us better understand our financial choices. Furthermore, we could all benefit by a conversation with a financial planner. Ultimately, we have to be honest with ourselves that it’s okay to ask for   Read more…