12.10.2017

Lifestyle Financial Planning: Helping you take a step back and look forward

Category: Personal Planning

Have you mapped out your personal goals and objectives? Dan Barrell explains the importance of taking time out to consider what it is you really want from life.

Lifestyle Financial Planning: Helping you take a step back and look forward

Successful people in life tend to be extremely driven and passionate about what they do, becoming immersed in their particular industry or profession and dedicating most of their time and energy into being successful at it.

In our experience, there does tend to be one thing that many of them are not so good at – taking a step back and actually considering their long term personal objectives. This is usually because they are so focussed on professional success that they can lose sight of what the purpose of this success was in the first place.

Sometimes it takes a neutral voice in the room to help focus on the bigger picture and this is where we come in.

We describe ourselves as “Lifestyle Financial Planners” for a reason – we want to help each and every one of our clients achieve their dream lifestyle by getting the most out of the money that they have worked hard to earn over the years.

The first step in this process is often getting people to take the time out of their busy schedules and to sit down and think about what it is that they and their, spouses, partners and families want to do in life. Whether it is more holidays each year, dream cars or simply having more time to take up new hobbies or spend with family we aim to help them achieve it as efficiently as possible.

As with anything in life, having an end goal in mind is essential to a successful financial plan; after all, not many people’s ambition in life is to keep accumulating wealth for wealth’s sake. By taking the time to sit down and map out your goals and objectives you will help to create a subconscious target in your mind that you will aim towards in every action you take on a day-to-day basis.

We dare all of our clients to dream big and through our lifestyle financial planning process we help create their roadmap of achieving these dreams. You only get one go at life and if you don’t set your own targets you can be sure that someone or something else will set them for you.

If you’d like help in taking a step back out of your day-to-day and looking forward, please do get in touch.

Posted by: Cameron Chase