Get Ready! Money Pros Guide – Week πŸπŸ”: Create A Cash Flow Statement

Do you know where your money is going?

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βœ… Week #16 Action Item: Create A Cash Flow Statement

πŸ‘‰ This week, create or update your cash flow statement.

πŸ‘‰ Knowing where your money is going will help guide you towards any changes that can be made.

πŸ‘‰ Be judgement free on your cash flow. It’s okay if you’ve made spending choices that need to adjusted. What’s important is what you do going forward.

πŸ‘‰ And, if you want to spend money on getting coffee out every day, that’s okay, as long as you make other adjustments

⭐️ Pro-tip:

πŸ‘‰ Budgets are a subject of much debate as to whether they are truly important to a sound financial plan. There are many websites and books that are dedicated strictly to budgeting, and budgeting is even part of most financial planning software. Ultimately, using (and sticking to) a budget is up to you. Whether or not you choose to use a budget, it’s important to review your cash flow at least once a year.

πŸ’­ Habit of the week:

πŸ‘‰ Review the details of your income and expenses.

πŸ’‘ Get Ready Money Guide Tip: Discussion prompts and ideas for those following The Get Ready Guide Kit (access from your dashboard)

πŸ‘‰ What have you learned about your cash flow?

Get Ready Insiders:

πŸ“ Access your guided walk-through, fillable PDF’s and worksheets for this week’s action item (#16) from your dashboard.

πŸ‘‰ The Get Ready Blueprint Week 16 (monthly focus area 4) which includes the Cash Flow Analysis and Budget worksheet as a fillable PDF (review fillable PDF’s from Week 14 and Week 15).

πŸ‘‰ Cash Flow Analysis and Budget worksheets in Excel format (Get Ready!/Get Ready Toolkit: Evaluating Your Financial Readiness section).

Note: These resources are only available for Get Ready Insiders. If you are a long time subscriber, you can access the worksheets through The Get Ready Toolkit.

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  • Nick Lamparelli

    Nick Lamparelli is a 20+ year veteran of the insurance wars. He has a unique vantage point on the insurance industry. From selling home & auto insurance, helping companies with commercial insurance, to being an underwriter with an excess & surplus lines wholesaler to catastrophe modeling Nick has wide experience in the industry. Over past 10 years, Nick has been focused on the insurance analytics of natural catastrophes and big data. Nick serves as our Chief Evangelist.

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About Nick Lamparelli

Nick Lamparelli is a 20+ year veteran of the insurance wars. He has a unique vantage point on the insurance industry. From selling home & auto insurance, helping companies with commercial insurance, to being an underwriter with an excess & surplus lines wholesaler to catastrophe modeling Nick has wide experience in the industry. Over past 10 years, Nick has been focused on the insurance analytics of natural catastrophes and big data. Nick serves as our Chief Evangelist.

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