2013 Goals

Without further ado, these are my 13 goals for 2013:

Financial Goals:

1. Save $2,700 in Roth IRA

2. Create a Boglehead-style, 3-fund portfolio (using ETFs) at a discount brokerage and invest at least $5,000

3. Travel somewhere that requires me to use my passport

Personal Goals:

1. Begin working on my book

2. Be more honest with myself and others about the things I want

3. Read at least 25 books (with the majority being novels)

4. Continue to pursue freelance writing work

5. Continuously (monthly or bi-monthly) re-evaluate my possessions and reduce as necessary

Health Goals:

1. Complete a Couch-to-5K program

2. Increase fruit and vegetable intake

Blogging Goals:

1. Write a minimum of 2 blog posts every week

2. Attend FINCON13

3. Post goals every month on my blog


I hope everyone has a wonderful New Year’s Eve and I can’t wait to see everyone getting to work on their 2013 goals tomorrow!


Update: My 2013 financial goals have changed since this was originally posted! Check out my 2013 goals page for details :)