If you want to create a good life for yourself and contribute to a better society for everyone, there is a simple, albeit challenging way. Just don’t borrow money. Find another path. As I have written previously, “When Young and Poor, Be Young and Poor.” Read more
Our laws favor the wealthy. Republicans promote policy that furthers the advantages the wealthy enjoy. Democrats make some effort to level the playing field, so I’m a Democrat.
There are so many investment options and so much investment advice it is difficult to know where to begin when we decide to invest. There are a few basic facts to consider.
Rather than going in debt when you are young and poor, just be young and poor
For most, our income is the motor that drives wealth creation and our income depends on the career we choose
With knowledge and a touch of discipline anyone can turn a job into financial security and eventually financial freedom.
With debt, you not only lose the money you spend on interest but also the future value of that money had you invested it instead.
Dual Enrollment is a game changer. In Georgia it is free. The savings in tuition, books, and fees alone is worthwhile. However, the most significant value may come from early college graduation.