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7 Financial Goals to Make 2017 a Success

Posted On: February 22, 2017 by Bank of Blue Valley in: Budgeting, Personal Finances, Retirement, Savings

Bank of Blue Valley challenges you to make 2017 the year of financial prosperity. Complete with an emergency fund, sound credit, and a monthly budget, you can conquer any fiscal goal so long as you keep moving towards it. To optimize your money management potential, we recommend these seven goals:   Check Your Credit Score. There are many websites available which allow you to view your current credit score across the three reporting bureaus. However, the only federally authorized FREE site is annualcreditreport.com. This site gives users one free report from Equifax, TransUnion, and Experian every year. By keeping regular track of your score, you can ensure that no fraudulent inquiries have been made, and no outstanding debts are currently being held against you. After all, a higher credit score could mean potential savings elsewhere. Make a Monthly Budget. This tool is invaluable when building your personal financial success. By creating a plan for each dollar you...