Don't be among the many who will look back and ask themselves, "what if?"
What if I had only listened when there was still time? What if I had only stocked up on food and water? What if I would have learned how to start a camp fire? What if I had learned how to grow a garden? What if I had...What if, what if, what if???
As I'm sure you've heard me say before, my mother always told me, It's better to be safe than to be sorry. And, just as my mother told me over and over and over again, I want to reiterate this message to you. I cannot express it enough.
Planning for the future
Most of us make plans for the future. Whether it be saving money for a vacation, unexpected car or household expenses, our children's college funds, or just for a "rainy day". Why do we do those things? Do we do them because we realize the need to sacrifice a little in the present will ensure that we have enough money for those things in the future? The answer to that question would be a resounding yes!
Why do we make monthly or yearly payments for things such as home insurance, vehicle insurance, medical insurance, etc.? Mostly it is so that we don't have to come up with lump sums of cash for one particular incident should something happen.
The majority of us go to the grocery store once a week to buy our weekly gro