? When you are driving from one place to another, you work out your destinantion first and then work out how to get there.
? When you decide to buy a house, you work out what you can afford and then work out on which places you can place an offer.
? So when it comes to mapping out your life, you need to understand where you want to end up before you can work out how you will get there.
Contrary to popular belief, A Financial Plan is a starting document not a finishing document. It lays out your objectives, goals, requirements and then runs through scenarios as to the best way to achieve them. It needs to be fluid because things change. It also needs to be measurable so that you know when you have achieved certain milestones or the objective itself.
It's interesting - we find the biggest inhibitor for most people in getting a Financial Plan is that they don't know what the goals are, or even, where to start in creating a goal.
Well... we're here to help. Through extensive research from one our business partners, it seems most of us have common goals at various points in our lives. Take a look at the following and see which ones you can relate to.
Now, we're not saying these are the only goals and you must fit neatly into a box. We just wanted to give you a leg up with getting the creative juices flowing to help you work out what your goals are.
So what's the process?
Where to from here? Drop us a line and let us know what you came up with. We can have a chat from there and see if we can get you on the right path to achieveing those goals as efficiently and effectively as possible.