You can get to financial independence well enough even if you’re disorganized. As long as you’re also smart and creative. But, you’ll reach financial freedom much faster by being organized about your intentions. Sloppiness with your money is no advantage on the journey to wealth.
In my last post I discussed the basic financial tools I use. Here in this post I’m going to follow up on that thread by discussing the components of my financial system.
Organizing is a specialty of mine, bordering on obsession. It’s such an overriding viewpoint that my initial approach to solving any problem or challenge is to “get organized.” And usually that’s a good instinct. But I have to be careful that it doesn’t become an end in itself. And I try not to foist my single-mindedness on family, friends, or readers….