Learning how to make and keep money is technically easy. What holds people back from being wealthy is the psychological part.
Goals and affirmations don’t work. Here’s why.
From credit cards to Tupperware, there are a million ways to lose your money today. Here are some things to avoid.
New habits aren’t only for new year’s resolutions! Here are some essential things to remember to make those new habits stick for good.
Landlording is a fantastic way to make bank and become your own boss. It’s definitely easier and safer to get started by renting out a floor or a room in a home you already own, but if you’re ready to jump in to renting an entire unit, here are some notes on […]
If you had the chance to learn from Warren Buffet’s teacher about investing, would you take it? The Intelligent Investor is just that – a book written by Benjamin Graham.
Anyone in middle class America can retire “early” (before age 65), if they so choose. Would you like to retire early? Oh right, that’s why you’re here. What you need to do is increase how much you’re investing and live below your means. That’s really all you need to be wealthy. You can […]
I’ve never talked about this before with other people. I wasn’t even sure I was one really. Are these feelings I have right? Maybe I can just get by trying to be like everyone else. I don’t want to be ostracized from society after all. I still have to live here. […]
Your chances of becoming wealthy without budgeting are about the same as your chances of winning the lottery. Do you play the lottery by the way? Win it big yet? In any case, budgeting is fundamental in taking control of your finances and becoming wealthy. Even the most complicated budgets are […]
What’s the one thing that separates you from wildly successful people in this world? It’s really quite simple. If you knew what the one thing was, would you do it? Do you really want success? The Slight Edge by Jeff Olson is one of the best personal development books I’ve read. […]
Money is one of the major causes of conflict in relationships. There are lots of ways to avoid the disagreements though. You could try to make a ton more money, you could just ignore the problem and hope it goes away, or you could try to spend as much as you can […]
An eye-opening parable about money. An investment banker was taking a much-needed vacation in a small coastal village in Mexico when a small boat with just one fisherman docked. The boat had several large, fresh fish in it. The banker was impressed by the quality of the fish and asked the fisherman how long it […]
Warning: This isn’t your typical pop-culture magazine article about little ways to save like clipping coupons, turning off lights and faucets when you’re not using them, or making a grocery list before you go to the store. You can find those tips everywhere. All of those little things can add […]
You can be a landlord too! It’s not just for wealthy people – don’t get the idea that people that rent out houses or apartment buildings are all million-dollar investor types. There are also normal, everyday people that rent out those types of places. It’s easy to get into really – if […]
Why do we buy what we do? That is, why do we order “decaf mocha frappuccinos” instead of simply milk shakes? Or why choose a BMW instead of a Honda? It’s not by chance of course. Here’s a thought experiment to express what I think. Imagine there’s been a freak […]