Question of the Day : March 6, 2009

What are you doing to make your financial future better? Leave your tips in the comments section below to help your fellow bloggers. Our guest Dominic Tavella, a financial advisor and president of Diversified Financial Consultants, gave us some tips on how we can secure our own finances for the future.

Here's the breakdown:

1) Pay down as much "bad" debt as possible

a) credit cards, car loans, consumer loans

2) Be responsible with your spending

3) Take advantage of tax code

4) Be a long term investor, own...

5) Use market corrections as buying opportunities

a) invest systematically

b) diversify