The most reliable way to make money is to earn it. However, this is a difficult path to building long-term wealth. There are some careers that predictably allow for it, but they still require sacrifice, dedication, and time. Wealth is different from riches. Wealth permits financial security and freedom of choice. Riches are an excess … Continue reading Real Estate for Real Wealth
In a previous post The 4 Pillars of Humanity, I introduced the concept that man is the sum of four parts: body, mind, soul, and spirit. These distinctions are scripturally sound and accurately reflect the totality of human existence. The first pillar, body, deals with the physical realm and material reality. Fitness, finance, nutrition, sex, … Continue reading Pillar One: The Body
Your perspective on money and wealth will change dramatically over time. Youth want to buy cool stuff. Young adults are tied to careers and raising families. Middle age folks begin to focus on retirement and enjoying the fruits of their labor. The elderly are concerned with security and inheritance. Finance is important, but only constitutes … Continue reading More Money or Enough Money?
True, but not a lot. The hard part for most is getting started. So, where does the initial money come from? You either borrow it or earn it; and it is nearly impossible to borrow money before earning any (except for debt slavery of student loans) unless it’s from a family member. That is often … Continue reading It Takes Money to Make Money
Vox has a post up about creating vs. complaining. Reading through the comments, the topic of greedy businesses practices was discussed. This is something that has irritated me for quite some time. Most large corporations care about one thing: maximizing profit at the expense of everyone and everything else. Having greed, one of the 7 … Continue reading Your Business as Part of Your Legacy