Mind and Money

Learn the Secret to Wealth With a Few Simple Mind Tweaks

Learn the Secret to Wealth With a Few Simple Mind Tweaks

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My Personal Turn-Around Story Which Ultimately Led to Wealth Growing up, I had a low self-esteem. Realistically, there was nothing wrong with me. I had two loving parents, a sister, a home, a dog and plenty of friends and relatives. I was intelligent enough and did well in school. But, most of the time, I didn’t think I measured up. I didn’t think I was pretty enough, smart enough — or rich enough. So, what do these insecurities have to do with saving money? Find out how your mind can trick you into thinking that having lots of things...

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How to Turn Freelance Income Into a Robust Passive Income Stream

How to Turn Freelance Income Into a Robust Passive Income Stream

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3+ Ways Freelancers Can Earn Passive Income Are you a freelancer or solopreneur consultant? Do you worry that, when you’re not working, you don’t get paid? Find out how a freelancer can create a passive income stream for the future. A recent survey by the Freelancers Union found that 53 million Americans are now freelancers. In fact, one in three workers are freelancing. The difference between many freelancers/solopreneurs and salaried workers is that if you receive a salary and you want to take a break, grab a soda, take a quick walk to clear your head, you’re still getting paid....

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How Often Should I Check My Investments?

How Often Should I Check My Investments?

By in Asset Allocation, Guest Post, Investing, Mind and Money, Mutual Funds, Stocks | 0 comments

Why Checking Your Investments Every Day May Lose You Money Guest Contributor, Reid Henderson  It is undeniable that your investments should be regularly checked, but by regularly, I do not mean check them every day. It is understandable that you would like to check your investments every day because after all, it is your money. But you’ll likely lose money if you check your investments every day. Very rarely does an investment have a steady rise. The stock market is volatile— It goes up and down hourly. For this reason, the performance of an investment should not be determined by...

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5 Inspiring Warren Buffett Investing Quotes

5 Inspiring Warren Buffett Investing Quotes

By in Investing, Mind and Money, Money Management, Mutual Funds, Personal Finance, Stocks, Tips, Wealth | 1 comment

Warren Buffett is considered one of the most successful investors of our time. According to BusinessInsider‘s Andy Kiersz, in “Here’s How Rich You’d Be if You’d Invested $1,000 in Buffett Way Back When”, $1,000 invested in Berkshire Hathaway in 1964, would be worth about $11.6 million today. This information uses the 1964 share price of $19 and the February 27, 2015 closing price of $221,180 for Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A). With the more recent closing share price of $194,620 (September 25, 2015) you’d still be rich. I don’t know about you, but this type of information doesn’t particularly cheer...

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Personal Finance Luminary-The College Investor

Personal Finance Luminary-The College Investor

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Personal Finance Luminary Series-Robert Farrington Welcome to an inside look into some of the most important personal finance luminaries online. These influential people educate and entertain others about money topics. From authors to podcasters to writers, these money mentors are working to raise the level of financial knowledge and education.  Read more about Personal Finance Luminaries >>> Personal Finance Luminary College Investor-Robert Farrington Enjoy this interview with Robert, personal finance luminary college investor, one of my favorite online inspirations. 1. What is your background and money/financial influences? I honestly started blogging about personal finance because I was bored and I’ve always...

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Is Holding a Garage Sale Worth it?

Is Holding a Garage Sale Worth it?

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After $448 I ask, “Is Holding a Garage Sale Worth it?” Jr. Carina and I have made about $448.00 for our most recent garage sale. Is the cash worth the time and effort? Our previous garage sale was in 2003, when we moved from Ohio to Pennsylvania. At that time I swore I would never hold another yard sale.  Then, we were moving out west to California. So, seven and a half years later, I gave in. Find out the final answer to the question, “Is holding a garage sale worth it?” As we embarked on our second garage...

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