What better time to start with a clean slate than at the start of a new year. But while it's easy to make resolutions to do better or be better on Jan. 1, most of us rarely make it a week without breaking or forgetting our promises.
So, we want to know, will you be trying again this year?
And for those of you who have successfully made a pledge and kept it, what is your secret.
Offer you thoughts and advice in the comment box below.
In last week's poll, we asked for your opinion on how to resolve the fiscal cliff crisis. The vote results were 62 percent favored a tax increase for the country's wealthiest residents and 37 percent said that spending cuts should be made.