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5 moves to crush your money goals

The start of a new year is a time of reflection...taking stock of the previous year and making goals for the next 12 months.

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. — As the end of the year draws near, it is the perfect time for some reflection. 

Did you meet the goals you set for 2019?

Financial adviser Nicole Middendorf has 5 money moves to start right now to set you up for success and crush your 2020 money goals:


  1. Set up your financial goals. Use the SMART method (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic and Timely).
  2. Review your spending over the past year.
  3. Make a budget and stick to it.
  4. Pull your credit report and check for any errors.
  5. Make a plan for retirement. Consider your employer 401(k), Roth IRA, Traditional IRA, etc