…Set Aside

Today is National Savings Day, which, as you might have guessed, is all about reminding you to rethink your finances. I know, most of us would rather do pretty much anything else. Whether you like it or not they’re important, and if you don’t believe me, try ignoring them for a while and see what happens.

While money can’t buy happiness, you may find you’re grateful you set some aside on a rainy day. In honor of the holiday, I thought I’d share a few pearls of wisdom (from those wiser than myself) about wealth  in all its different forms. While these quotes may not buy you early retirement, they’re at least a reminder of the potential power of the choices you make every day…

“A penny saved is a penny got.”

~Benjamin Franklin

“Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.”

~Henry David Thoreau

“It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.”

~J. K Rowling

“It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan.”

~Eleanor Roosevelt

On that note, I’ll leave you to contemplate, and maybe reconsider that impulse buy that’s hanging out in your Amazon cart…


More on the Story: USA Today

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Posted on October 12, 2017, in News, Opinion and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. caramel soy mocha frappe sugar free…or $5 in the bank???

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