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Hello and welcome to Money Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for a Richer Life.
Today's topic: Your net worth and your cash flow.
Reviewing your finances at the end of the year is a great way to get ready to set financial goals for the year ahead.Now, planning your financial future is a lot like planning a road trip. To plan a road trip, you first need to know where you're starting from. The same thing goes for your financial future. To plan where you're going financially, you first need to have a clear picture of where you are now. And that's what taking a financial inventory is all about -- knowing where you are today. If you haven't taken a financial inventory before, here's how to do it. There are two fundamental components of financial health: your net worth and your cash flow.