Okay folks! It's New Year's Eve today!! And I stole this from my friend Chris Wallbruch - I tried it in 2013 and it was an OK year - I tried it again in 2014 and while it was a rough year - this DID work for me both years!!!
It is time to bury your money!
For those of you who are unfamiliar with this tradition, what you do is bury a dollar in the soil on New Year's Eve. This can be in a houseplant if the ground is frozen or inaccessible, but I like to go outside, dig a hole, and drop my dollar in. (I put it in a plastic bag). As you bury said dollar, say out loud, "I am burying my poverty!" TIP - if you do this outside, make sure you place some sort of marker where you bury your buck.
On New Year's Day, dig UP the dollar, and as you do so, say out loud, "I am unburying my wealth!" You can't spend the dollar - you can either keep it or give it away to charity.
This tradition is supposed to give you an unexpected windfall of money.
I have had money come to me the 2 years I have done this - while not what I would call a windfall it helped me out of tough times so I am NOT complaining.
It is a tradition I plan on keeping every year and I thank Chris for pointing me to it!!