Power your journey towards wealth
There is only one real way to acquire lasting wealth, and that, is the slow gradual snowball effect.
When you’re starting out on your journey to wealth, you will have less surplus to sock away for retirement, emergencies and other savings. This is usually slow going at first as you try to improve your finances while avoiding debt.
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As your savings grow, with time, through compounding interest, and sensible investment of your surplus, you will power towards wealth and build residual income outside your job. This might take some time, but when you get there, it is a beautiful experience.
Treat Your Life Like a Business
Every business has a budget that shows the total monthly income and expenses. Just like a business, your budget should have your monthly income and the total you spent in that month. If you have more expenses than your income, then you need to review your spending and assign levels of necessity and importance to your expenses.
In order for a business to keep growing and expanding, it should make a profit, and that is why the finance people will try to minimise expenditure and boost income. If the income is greater than the expenses, then you have a surplus. This surplus can be allocated to other activities which could bring in even more money.