Over 40% of Americans make New Year’s Resolutions to celebrate the end of one year and the beginning of another. But 80% of New Year’s Resolutions fail by midway through February. Below we list ways to help keep your resolution going strong for the whole year.

A graphic list of the top 5 resolutions people make for the new year.

Top 3 Most Common New Year’s Resolutions

1. Get Organized

Things to store away:

2. Get Fit

Set realistic goals

  • Focus on self-improvement
  • Celebrate small victories

Focus on food

  • Fitness starts in the kitchen
  • Meal prep each Sunday for a healthy week
  • Get a gym buddy to hold you accountable
  • Take advantage of New Year’s gym membership deals

3. Save Money

Make a budget

  • Review your 2017 spending
  • Predict 2018 spending
    • Include bills
    • Travel spending
    • Savings goals

Cut out unnecessary spending

  • Make your coffee at home
  • Cut the cable and try streaming services
  • Save dining out for a weekend treat

Pay off debt

  • Pay off the highest interest card first.
  • Pay the minimum on everything else while tackling 1 card at a time.
  • Try money management apps


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