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Month: September 2017

How to Become a Billionaire Part 3: Considerations for Becoming a Billionaire

How to Become a Billionaire Part 3: Considerations for Becoming a Billionaire

So you’re starting out or starting over. Just work and come home from work and “mind your own business,” as one guru says. If wages go up, then, rents go up. If a new fangled business pays people $20/hr to basically do nothing, they’ll run out of money. Who would pay a company more when they can get a lower price for nothing. If your wages do go up break Parkinson’s Law by saving and/or investing a large percentage of…

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Excerpts From Outshine the Master (Kindle eBook)

Excerpts From Outshine the Master (Kindle eBook)

Here are a few paragraphs from the Kindle eBook Outshine the Master: One of The 48 Laws of Power is “Never outshine the master.” This commandment may seem contradictory to gaining power. But usually, being a good servant and not outshining the master is a safe idea. In this short eBook, I will discuss who would and who would not want to outshine their master. Then, I will highlight several figures who successfully (well, mostly) outshined their masters. … There…

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How to Become a Billionaire – Part 2

How to Become a Billionaire – Part 2

You don’t have to be scary smart to make a billion dollars. Drive, perseverance, being persuasive, being a good planner, effective execution, and knowing the essentials of business might matter more. The world, especially technology is changing fast, it seems every decision you make counts. College education could be good. But you can read any book. You can take classes online for free. A business degree and a law degree would be very helpful if finance is your field. Student…

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How to Become a Billionaire: Considerations for Making a Billion Dollars

How to Become a Billionaire: Considerations for Making a Billion Dollars

Investment management and real estate account for a large percentage of the billionaires. The rest of the billionaires gained their wealth through technology, retail, and many other fields. This article will cover some of what one must do to even have a chance at ten figures. First, you must guard against all types of parasites. People try to argue. Second, you must absolutely take calculated risks. You must be able to sell your ideas excellently. You must minimize taxes. Without…

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What to Do If You’re a Late Start Retirement Investor – Part 2

What to Do If You’re a Late Start Retirement Investor – Part 2

Financial companies want your assets under their management. They might choose to tell you what you want to hear to get a fee for managing your assets. TV and online marketers want eyeballs. What would make a person think a talking head is/was interested in their viewer’s success? They might shake you out of good stocks and funds to buy physical gold or a foreign natural resources fund. If I did the homework on my investments, I tend to hold…

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