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Meeting your financial goals when you're self-employed can be tough—especially if your income is erratic.
Here's a WEEKLY exercise to help you get a grip on cash flow. If you have a life partner with whom you co-manage your finances, we suggest that you do it together.
Write down the following:
By writing these numbers down each week, you'll gain clarity into the dynamics of your cash flow (got a white board?). The more you can anticipate dips, the more time you have to either earn more or cut spending.
How do you manage erratic cash flow?