Earned $61 Million Playing In The NBA – Now Has Only $3,000

How does someone earn $61 million dollars over 16 years end up having only $3,000 in the bank? (Hmm, sounds just like a whole bunch of lottery winners.) It happens to nearly everyone who gets rich quickly but doesn’t learn the wealth mentality. It happened to former NBA player Joe Smith. Smith began his professional …

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I Earn $500,000 Per Year & I’m Broke…

    “People are stuck on this treadmill, working, working, working. They make $250,000, $500,000 a year and they don’t know where their money is going. They don’t have any savings. It is true but ridiculous.” So the latest main stream media article that I read was all about how high-income earners in the Washington D.C. area …

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The Blame Game

The Game of Blames Maybe you’ve heard of it? No, I’m not talking about the little heard Kanye West song. I’m talking about blaming other people for something going wrong in your life. I’m sure we have all done this before, myself included. It is something that I have been working on not doing for …

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If You Do This, Ordinary Actions Will Result In Extraordinary Success

Aristotle is quoted as saying “We are what we repeatedly do.” I agree with this quote. The thing about the people in this world is that they repeatedly do things that do not bring them closer to what they really want in life. They get up, go to work (or not), buy something, eat, watch TV, …

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The Importance Of Cash Flow

If you asked me what percentage of people know how much they spend each month I couldn’t tell you. But I DO know the number isn’t very high and I also know that the percentage of people that know HOW MUCH they make each month is higher still. Do you know what you get when …

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Thoughts On Appreciation

Appreciation is underappreciated, isn’t that ironic? How often do we focus on what we have to be thankful for? When I say this, I mean every little thing. (I’m a big fan of the small things in life.) Do you appreciate your home, family, friends, car, clothes, food, job, health, experiences, intelligence, relationships, and the …

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How To View The Problems Of Life

Problems are just a part of life. There is nothing you can do to never have a problem ever again. In fact, I believe that true happiness can only happen if you HAVE the occasional problem. As Agent Smith told Neo in the Matrix “Did you know that the first Matrix was designed to be …

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How To Fly With A Baby Or Toddler

You might think that nothing could possibly be better than taking your baby on a long road trip, but you would be wrong. The pinnacle of parenting is taking your little cherub on an airplane – the longer the better. Oh, the sweet pleasures you can experience as you walk down the aisle and see …

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Read Different Points Of View & Learn Something New

Have you noticed that people seem more divided in beliefs than ever before? Every day it seems that there is some new quest to have some professor fired for having beliefs different than the majority. Heck, it has spilled over into the entertainment field. I came across this exchange posted on Imgur and it just …

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Own Your Life

The Little Things In Life I’m a firm believer that it’s the small things in life that lead you to where you are now and where you are going to be in the future. Not those “life-changing” events. Nope, just the long chain of small things that you choose to do every day. Notice that …

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