How to KILL Your Money (And How to Rethink What it Can Do for You)

With the holiday season coming up, people are getting into a massive spending frenzy if they are not in one already. That frenzy will drive them to do something that will destroy their chances at retirement, let alone an early retirement. What will they be doing? They will be killing their money. Every dollar you spend drives it into its grave. If you have goals beyond working a 9-5 forever, you will need to rethink what money can actually is. The conventional way to think of money is as a resource. You trade your time for a piece of paper, which […] Read More

The 4 Financial Red Flags You Need to Pay Attention to in Your Love Life (Especially in 2018)!

Commitment. Trust. Respect. Leaving the toilet seat up. They say that with those taken care of, your love life will flourish and be cemented for life. But in 2018? Not quite. In addition to those pillars of love, you and your significant other need to be on the same page financially in this day and age to make it last. There are financial red flags you need to pay attention to in your love life. “But love is all that matters, right?” You can say whatever you want, but here are some numbers: Of all the divorces in this country, […] Read More

8 Essential Financial Lessons From J.P. Morgan (And How to Apply Them to Your Personal and Professional Life!)

  Your end goal might be to become a genuine modern-day fat cat, live ostentatiously rich, and dominate entire industries. Or maybe you just want to better your modest life and to improve your systems, or something in between. Whatever the case, it is always good to have models for you to look up to. Models teach us essential lessons that we can apply to our financial and professional lives. Today’s problem? In an ever-changing society, it can be hard to know who to look up to. Standards are evolving every single day, and our paparazzi-society constantly deflates figures who, […] Read More