As enticing as it might be it doesn’t make logical sense to always live in the present. If you are too focused on today, you won’t prepare for the issues of tomorrow. There’s a basic example of how damaging this can be.
Imagine, tomorrow there’s a test to study for. Since you’re living for today, you have no desire to start studying for that test. This of course leads to you being completely unprepared for the exam when it does come around.
So what things should you be thinking about now that will affect you in the future?
People who live in the now rent for most their life and as such never invest in property. Don’t make this mistake. By investing in property, you are giving yourself capital that you will always be able to fall back on no matter what. You will also be building something that you’ll one day be able to pass down to your children.
You should always be looking for ways to move forward in your career. You don’t want to constantly coast through every job. Move forward and don’t do it just for the financial game. Better positions in your career will also allow you to feel more fulfilled and rewarded.
Finally, you do need to think about finances of you and your children. For you, it’s all about the pension. It’s never too early to start thinking about your pension and ensuring you’re saving enough for a great quality of life. As for the kids, there are lots of things you can do to ensure they’re set for the future. You can read more in this useful infographic.
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