Once again it's time to lay out the annual roadmap. Publishing my goals keeps me accountable: it's a constant reminder of what is important to me.
Once I close some accounts, I've got to figure out what to do about Quicken. Do I buy a better computer and upgrade to the latest version of Quicken? Or do I find something else to use? It's been broken for so long. I need financial software that properly downloads and reconciles transactions and produces accurate, actionable reports.
I also want to be more loyal to fewer companies. If I only stay at a couple of hotel brands I could earn better status and more points.
- Debt: Reduce outstanding debt to less than $150,000.
- Spending: Spend less on vacations and entertainment.