Yes, it really does make sense to make firm, achievable, resolutions.
Four essential financial
resolutions: "You must have an emergency fund.
Index funds should make
up most of your investment portfolio.
Buy a home,
but only one that you can afford.
And don't forget life insurance."
Lieber in The New York Times.
below your means, saving aggressively, staying focused on the long term
and diversifying your retirement income stream are lessons that the
average investor can take from the wealthiest
1% of Americans," according to Sean Williams, in The Motley Fool.