Since Teresa Giudice was released from prison in December, she and husband Joe Giudice have worked on scaling their lifestyle down and managing their finances.
"We don't have our shore house anymore, so we pretty much have our home," the Real Housewives of New Jersey, 43, star tells PEOPLE in an exclusive video.
She adds, "Thank god for that!"
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Teresa Giudice has big plans for 2016 – and they include turning her finances around to the tune of $40 million.
"I read a lot of inspirational books in prison, like whatever you want, you can put it out there," Giudice tells PEOPLE in exclusivlely in this week's issue of PEOPLE. "I want to make $40 million this year. I hope that happens – for real, I made a vision board."
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