For those of us in Austin, Spring definitely arrived a few weeks early! The City of Austin hosted the annual Zilker Kite Festival, SXSW® Music, Film and Interactive Conference and Festival, Rodeo Austin, and more! Despite all the fun that occurs in the Spring here in Austin, we can’t forget about the all-too-important Spring cleaning!
In times past, when people kept their houses shut tight against the cold of winter, heated them with coal and oil and wood, and lighted them with candles, the coming of spring signaled a welcome opportunity to make a dingy habitation fresh again. Admittedly, there is still something refreshing about the advent of spring despite our modern technologies. With our native birds chirping, bluebonnets blooming, and Texas sun shining, there is a sense of optimism that still inspires us to get our proverbial house in order.
Here are some quick to-dos you can check off to streamline, improve, and tidy up your financial house: