There is almost nothing more stressful than being financially strapped for cash. Whether it is due to poor decisions or the lagging economy, all we know is times are hard and we could all use a helping hand.
You can change any situation you find yourself in, but you must remember it takes time. There are really no short cuts to getting back on your feet, it’s simply hard work, discipline and dedication.
There are times you will have to swallow your pride and reach out for help. There is no shame in this. If you have a caring circle, they will help you as best they can.
The key is to learn and grow from it all. Learn from your financial setbacks and grow from them. It is hard I know, believe me I truly understand but you must keep moving forward. This year I’ve had to reach out to and lean on several family members and friends. In turn, they know they can lean on me.
So take a deep breath, calm your anxiety and start out your plan to financial security. Always remember it could be worse and this too shall pass.
~ Author Mara Prose