Financial Planning  
Step 1:  Goals  

Financial Planning is the process of managing your money to achieve personal economic satisfaction. It's creating a roadmap for handling everything you do with your money- spending, saving, using credit, and investing. This planning process allows you to control your financial situation. It is the process of setting goals, developing a plan to achieve them, and putting the plan into action.

By the end of this web page, you will:

  Step 2: Analyze  
  Step 3: Plan  
  Step 4: Implement  
  Step 5: Monitor/Modify  
      $ Know what SMART goals are.  
      $ Analyze how you get and spend money.  
      $ Use the decision-making process to create your financial plan.  
      $ Identify guidelines to implement your plan.  
      $ Learn how to monitor and make changes to your financial plan.  
    Step 1: Goals  
  Financial Planning