There’s a simple mindset hack that can help you reach debt freedom faster. But before we get to it, it’s quiz time: What do all of these phrases have in common?
- I’m trying to pay off debt
- I wish my credit card didn’t have such a high interest rate
- I’d like to be debt free
- I want to build an emergency fund
- I’m going to work on spending less
It’s not that they’re all related to debt or money. It’s that they all use weenie words.
How weenie words are holding you back
Weenie words like “try”, “wish”, “would like”, etc. mean you’re weaseling out of making a commitment on a goal — and you might not even know it.
Here’s why that’s a problem (and how a simple change can help.)