Financial stability can put you on the right path. But where do you start? Lauren Lyons Cole, a certified financial planner and senior editor at Business Insider, lays out a year-long guide to gaining your financial freedom. Following is a transcript of the video.
Lauren Lyons Cole: OK, so you’ve decided to get your financial life together. But where do you begin? The good news is it’s easier than you think. We’ve put together a step-by-step process to walk you through the next year.
My name is Lauren Lyons Cole. I’m a certified financial planner and a senior editor here at Business Insider.
Day 1: Let’s get organized. This step can be challenging for a lot of people, especially if it’s been a while since you looked at your money. Or maybe you never have. But if you don’t know where you’re starting from, there’s no way to track your progress …