This PDF was originally posted by The Financial Diet in partnership with M&T Bank.
There’s not really a right or wrong way to set a goal — but some methods are more effective than others. And when it comes to your money goals, the more planning you can do, the better. View The Financial Diet’s Guide to SMART Goal-Setting (PDF).
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