It may have already happened to you. You lost your job. You went through a divorce. Someone in your family was seriously ill. You were in an accident. You experienced a flood that damaged your home. I hope it didn’t happen to you and never will. But…what if it happened? Have you ever considered what you would do? How you would cope? The stress, the worry, the pain, and then there’s the financial disaster that usually comes along with it. What would you do?
Reality is this: these kinds of things happen to people every single day. I don’t want to scare or depress you, but common sense says that some part of you must be prepared to deal with a crisis if and when it happens. It may be you and your family that go through it or not. But being prepared for it is a way to cope, deal, and survive.Continue reading“Keys to Surviving a Personal Financial Disaster”