EXPERTS TO SHARE THEIR CLEVEREST WAYS TO WITTLE THOSE BILLS AWAY

You’re not alone! Each of us will owe an average of $989 in holiday debt this year—which is why Woman's World asked top experts to share their cleverest, easiest ways to whittle those bills away

How Financial Experts Organize Their Taxes

The annual tax deadline approaches. So does the start of that annual ritual—frantic efforts to retrieve receipts, document donations, and find forms. With programs like Quickbooks and Mint supplanting the manila folders and tax organizers of the past, the old methods of compiling documents are as anachronistic as pulling your car over to look at a paper map. What are their best organization methods right now?

HOW TO MAKE YOUR RESOLUTION STICK

Why do some people achieve their goals, and others fall short? Financial planners, life coaches, and professional organizers ought to know. They earn their living by helping people reach important goals. These experts know better than anyone how to set a goal—and how to keep moving forward until you achieve it. And many are living their own dream of self-employment because they set that goal for themselves. Here is the best advice from the professional goal-setters Atlas talked to.

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