#1 Thing Holding You Back Financially

Adam Del Duca
9 min readAug 11, 2022

Take a second right now and ask yourself if where you are in life is where you want to be. If the answer is yes then give yourself a pat on the back because you are one of the very few who can answer yes to this profound question. For most of us, myself included, where we want to be is still far down the road. Maybe we have yet to hit our fitness goals, maybe you have yet to find our life partner and in many cases, we are far from meeting any of our financial goals. While I don’t have a meal plan to sell you or the ability to play Hitch, I can help you meet your money goals and I will do so by sharing with you the number one thing holding you back financially!

Ask the average person why they are struggling financially and most will look at you like you just asked them to solve a complex physics problem. While this response may seem far-fetched to you as someone with a decent grasp on your financial situation, many people haven’t a clue why they continue to see their bank accounts dwindle month after month. However, if you ask someone who has at least a pinch of financial prowess, they typically tie their financial struggles to one of three issues with the first being their inability to save.

The importance of saving money is perhaps the most common piece of financial advice that is dolled out today. I know growing up, my parents used to always tell me…