Building Wealth

10 Habits The Wealthy Use That Will Put You 90% Ahead Of Everyone Else

By: Chris | The Ascent Admit it… You’ve become obsessed with reaching financial independence the moment you knew this was a...

Building Wealth

Building Wealth

The Correct Order for Investing Your Money

By: My Money Wizard Let’s imagine you stumble onto a suitcase bursting at the seams with cash. Hey, isn’t this game fun!? Maybe you’ve got a rich uncle, or your side hustle as a gray market arms dealer just took a lucrative turn. Or maybe, more realistically, you’re like most readers of...

Building Wealth

Want your Kid to Grow up to be a Millionaire?

By: Debt Discipline I remember dreaming of playing in the NFL and being a millionaire from an early age. I strapped on my first helmet when I was five, following in my older brother’s footsteps, playing both football and lacrosse. My dad was an avid sports fan. He and my mom encouraged all of my...

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8 Daily ‘Rich Habits’ Anyone Can Adopt

By: Chris Peach It’s easy to imagine that wealthy people share common traits like living below their means and investing wisely. But as Certified Financial Planner and author Tom Corley—who spent five years studying the differences between 233 rich people and 128 poor people—learned, the...

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Side Gigs That Pay You Just for Being You? I Tried Three

By: Jackie Lam Selling crafty projects on Etsy, pitching creative skills on Fiverr or picking up jobs through TaskRabbit may require skills we don’t have (or work we don’t really want to do). But who couldn’t use a little extra money? Enter a different class of side gigs, where you get paid...

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Job Hopping Helped Me More Than Double My Salary—and My Skills

By: Erin Lowry In the six years since I graduated from college, I’ve held four jobs—a fact which technically makes me a job hopper. (For the record, it’s also expanded my network and padded my wallet… but more on that later.) “Job hopper” is a term often synonymous with...

Building Wealth

Create your own basic income before it’s too late

By: Birds of a FIRE FIRE (Financial Independence, Retire Early) can be thought of as basic income. Once you build up your nest egg and let it ride in the market, you’ll have enough to not work again. Universal Basic Income means that the government or some other entity hands you money just...

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8 Millionaire Habits that Will Feed Your FIRE

I love this quote by Jim Rohn because it boils down success to its very core. It is, of course, applicable to personal finance and the reason why some people create wealth and become millionaires, while others do not. So, what it is it that makes all the difference? Habits. Habits are the fuel...

Blog, Building Wealth, General Finance

★ 38 Money Tips from the Rockstar Community

When no one talks about money, everyone sucks at it. When everyone sucks at money, no one wants to talk about it. And when people do talk about money, everyone gets better at it. When everyone is better with their money, they are more likely to talk about it. It’s either a problem that feeds...

Blog, Building Wealth, Early Retirement

★ Ancestry of a F.I.R.E. Seeker

Please welcome Stuart from EpicQuiver.com today, who shares with us the fascinating history of two amazing women in his family. A few weeks ago, I was sharing my net worth with J$, which includes a unique family inheritance of over a million dollars’ worth of diamonds and gold that I have sworn...