6 Smart Ways to Use Your Year-End Bonus
1. Get It Out of Your Checking Account
OK, so your bonus has officially arrived. Before you do anything, put the bulk of it out of sight and out of mind until you know exactly what you want to do with it. That means moving it out of your checking account and right into your savings account. You don’t want to make it easy for yourself to whip out your debit card and blow all that money on a whim.