Dave suggests attacking this first baby step with exuberance and speed. Do anything and everything you can to complete this step as soon as possible. In our society, there is no shortage of items you have that you can sell or small tasks to complete for others. What’s more—the technology available makes selling items and completing tasks-for-hire easy.
Here are some ways you can complete step one:
If you haven’t completed Baby Step 1 yet, we strongly suggest you do so. This will provide you a “win” that will help encourage you to move on to the next Baby Step. Additionally, the next time you have an inconvenient emergency, you can pay cash for it instead of going into debt.
These Baby Steps are great, but your financial situation may require more than following Dave Ramsey’s seven suggestions. If you’re interested in one-on-one financial coaching to help you experience financial peace, we can help! Schedule an appointment with our Dave Ramsey Certified Financial Coach, Ryan Delviken below.