How to Create SMART Goals

Angie Picardo is a writer for NerdWallet.com, a website dedicated to helping people meet their goals personally and financially when making decisions ranging from investing, predicting jetblue baggage fees, to choosing the right graduate school. 

smart GoalsSo this will be the year that you tackle your bad habits and meet your perennial goals. This time, no amount of procrastination, distraction or plain stubbornness will get in your way. Right?

While it can be difficult to follow through on your goals – the big ones that would require fundamental changes, the small ones that get lost in the shuffle – there are certain tips that can ensure your aspirations prove fruitful. [Read more...]