With 2019 finally over, people all over the world are coming up with new resolutions to improve their life. Some are easy and some are tough. That’s why we’ve come up with some of the most popular resolutions for 2020 and surprising ways to achieve them.
Build the Body You Want
Many people come up with a new year’s resolution to lose weight. But we encourage you to think beyond just losing weight. Make a resolution to develop a stronger and healthier body. There are numerous small ways to accomplish that.
Every day there’s a new study that touts the varying health benefits of working out. You can find numerous ways to break a sweat, but the important part is that you do it consistently. One great way to get in shape at home is through a wi-fi connected Peloton Bike or Mirror. Both can provide you with an amazing workout providing you’re ready to make a monetary investment.
Another easy way is to do that is by developing a meditation habit. There are numerous free apps that can provide you with simple guided meditations to get you started. You don’t need to start with 30-minute-long meditations. 10 minutes is enough to feel the energizing and focused effects of meditation.
Learning New Things
Part of living a fulfilled life is continuing to develop as a person. Being a lifelong learner is part of continuing to develop as a person. Some people want to earn more, some want to learn more about themselves and some just want to learn for entertainment.
One of the most popular skills people attempt to learn to earn more is coding. If you have the motivation there are numerous great online resources like Skillshare, Codecademy and Lydia. Some of these sites even allow you to practice your coding within the web browser.
If you want to read to learn more about yourself there are lots of sources that can help you. For example, optimize.me goes through 100’s of new and classic self-improvement books to provide you with a thorough summary of the main points of these books. Since we typically remember a limited portion of what we read, this is a great way to consume your favorite titles in a fraction of the time.
Earn More Money
When you want to earn more money, turning to savings can be the easiest way to boost your earnings. There are numerous ways to start saving, but getting started is the biggest challenge. Your phone can even help you save. Acorns is an app that allows you to connect it to your debit card and round up purchases to the next dollar. You then can choose your investment risk and Acorns will invest that rounded up change into your own personal investment portfolio. Over time that small investment can grow into something big.
Another great way to save money is by comparing your insurance policies. Many car insurance companies won’t give you their best rate unless you negotiate with them. That’s why it’s important to get multiple quotes when reconsidering who it is you want to protect your vehicle.