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How To Become A Millionaire

The Secret To Becoming A Millionaire

In my personal life I am public as the owner of this blog, and most people who have known me longer than this blog has existed know of my passion for frugality, saving money, and microeconomics in general.  From time to time people ask me for advice or guidance, but …

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Gifting an Inheritance at Birth

In my article Building Generational Wealth I discussed how I plan to contribute $16,000 to my grandchildren at birth in order to give them a huge jump start on wealth building.  Using the rule of 72 and an assumed 8% annualized return,  $16,000 will become $74,000 at 20, $161,000 at …

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A Lesson In Buy And Hold

Buy and hold is perhaps one of the best investing lessons there is.  The idea is simple.  buy stock often and hold on to it forever. Don’t look at daily or weekly stock charts, and don’t try to jump into the next hot stock every 5 minutes.  When I first …