In the first part of this personal finances article we talked about creating a budget. I know, I hate the word budget too because it feels so confining or restricting. But what is actually going to happen when you create a personal budget for yourself or your family is just the opposite. YOU will gain control of your life. YOU will gain control of YOUR money. If you missed the first article make sure you read through it before you continue on to this next section.
Many charity car donation centers will ask you to mail your title to them. They ask you to mail the title because it is safer for you to have the title in the hands of the charity rather than those of the tow truck driver. Most towing services pickup automobile donations for multiple charities. Therefore, it is very easy for them to get the paperwork mixed up and leave a receipt from a different charity. Keeping all the communication between you and the charity actually simplifies the process. When you mail your title, make sure to mail it certified, priority, registered or overnight. That way you will have a tracking number. That tracking number and post office receipt will be a record of your car donation.
One thing to keep in mind is that an extended truck warranty is not going to cover everything that could happen to it or go wrong with your truck. You need to know what types of things can be covered by warranty. If you do not know what you need or want, there are a few basics that you will want to have in a truck warranty plan.
Maybe one of your goals is that you need a little vacation but you can’t afford that trip to Maui yet. Heck, start with getting away with a mini two-three day vacation. My wife and I use to do this all the time. There are many little get-a-ways just 1-3 hours away from where you live now.
It is very easy to donate a car. You can find large number of charities that accept car donations. You can do a quick internet search to find which charities are operating in your area, and what they offer. Some of them even send calgary towing service to collect a car.
Most all of us really do have financial goals. If you have lost them, pick them up, dust them off and put them back into your thinking and actual “Doing”. Get realistic about those financial goals. And begin to make a plan to attain them again. Be smart, be wise and most of all be practical with your thinking. Start small, yes, okay, I’m going to say it – start with baby steps and move on from there. YOU CAN DO IT!!
If you don’t know anything about working on a vehicle, you’re in an even worse predicament because you may not have any idea of where to start. What are you going to do? How will you get home? How do you get your vehicle to a safe place? In most cases, your mind will begin to race and worry sets in fast as you try to figure out how to take care of this problem.
The process for selling the car for cash is very simple, but to tow your vehicle to its new destination is the hardest part. Before the towing service will come, make sure that you have gathered all the essential information like the registration and remove them from your vehicle. You have to keep the important documents away from public eyes.