Millennials face steep obstacles to achieving their financial goals. Between student loan debt, housing costs and just the high cost of living in New Jersey, things like saving to buy a house or planning to start a family can seem overwhelming.
Doug Mocik of Priority Payments Local recently went through the process of planning his financial future, and he shares what he has learned in this month’s Young Professionals Network blog.
“Just like you, I have dreams,” he writes. “Within the next five years I’d like to purchase a home and get married, for example. Through putting together a plan, each month I’ve been able to set aside more money than I had hoped in order to reach these goals. Here’s what I learned through this ongoing process.”