Ask the Readers: What Are Your Financial Resolutions for 2012?

By Ashley Jacobs on 3 January 2012 103 comments
Photo: Images Money

Editor's Note: Congratulations to B, cwaltz, and Lynda for winning this week's contest!

With the New Year comes a chance to make new resolutions. From going on a diet to spending more time with family to landing your dream are, chances are you’ve made at least one resolution for 2012. Hopefully one of your resolutions was a financial one!

What are your financial resolutions for 2012? Saving more money/? Paying off your debt? Or being more frugal in your day-to-day life?

Tell us about your 2012 financial resolutions and we'll enter you in a drawing to win a $20 Amazon Gift Card!

Win 1 of 3 $20 Amazon Gift Cards

We're doing three giveaways — one for random comments, one for random Facebook "Likes", and another one for random tweets.

Mandatory Entry: 

  • Post your answer in the comments below 

For extra entries (1 per action):

  • Go to our Facebook page, "Like" us, and leave a comment on this article telling us you did, or
  • Tweet your answer. You have to be a follower of our @wisebread account. Include both "@wisebread" and "#WBAsk" in your tweet so we'll see it and count it. Leave a link to your tweet (click the timestamp for the individual URL) in a separate comment.

If you're inspired to write a whole blog post OR you have a photo on flickr to share, please link to it in the comments or tweet it.

Giveaway Rules:

  • Contest ends Monday, January 9th at 11:59 pm Pacific. Winners will be announced after January 9th on the original post. Winners will also be contacted via email.
  • You can enter all three drawings — once by leaving a comment, once by liking our Facebook update, and once by tweeting.
  • This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered, or associated with Facebook.
  • You must be 18 and US resident to enter. Void where prohibited.

Note: Due to recent changes in Facebook's promotions guidelines, we have restructured the entry format of our giveaways.

Good Luck!

No votes yet
Your rating: None

Disclaimer: The links and mentions on this site may be affiliate links. But they do not affect the actual opinions and recommendations of the authors.

Wise Bread is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to

Guest's picture

To spend less on unnecessary things and don't be an impulsive buyer.

Guest's picture

continue to live frugally. by the end of the year, i plan to have 10,000 in savings and pay off the rest of my car. it is going to be hard but it will be well worth it.

Guest's picture

Three financial goals are to continue to pay extra on our truck payment, to pay for tile flooring in our kitchen, and to put $1200 towards savings on land.