Poverty, wealth building and mindset training aka key thoughts in Kiyosaki’s ‘Rich dad, poor dad’ (part 4)

Welcome to the final part 4 of the review of Kiyosaki’s key thoughts from ‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’. In this article I am going to go through quotes from ‘Overcoming obstacles’. Overcoming obstacles “The primary difference between a rich person and a poor person is how they manage fear.” Have you heard, that there is nothing on the other side of fear? I can’t remember … Continue reading Poverty, wealth building and mindset training aka key thoughts in Kiyosaki’s ‘Rich dad, poor dad’ (part 4)

How to create a good personal budget

We’ve all heard this story in the personal finance community. Somebody draws up a shiny budget sheet full of formulas, dependencies and maybe even a pivot table or two, uses it for about a week and then decides their ‘budgeting phase’ was a flop. This article will offer some of the most useful principles for budgeting which will help you to get your budget right … Continue reading How to create a good personal budget

Poverty, wealth building and mindset training aka key thoughts in Kiyosaki’s ‘Rich dad, poor dad’ (part 3)

Welcome to part 3 of the review of Kiyosaki’s key thoughts from ‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’. In this article I am going to go through quotes from ‘The rich invent money’ and ‘Work to learn – don’t work for money’. Lesson 5: The rich invent money “Often in the real world, it’s not the smart who get ahead, but the bold.” Judging by the academic … Continue reading Poverty, wealth building and mindset training aka key thoughts in Kiyosaki’s ‘Rich dad, poor dad’ (part 3)

Poverty, wealth building and mindset training aka key thoughts in Kiyosaki’s ‘Rich dad, poor dad’ (part 2)

Welcome to part 2 of the review of Kiyosaki’s key thoughts from ‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’. In this article I am going to go through quotes from ‘Mind your own business’ and ‘The history of taxes and the power of corporations’. Lesson 3: Mind your own business “The rich focus on their asset columns while everyone else focuses on their income statements.” A lot about … Continue reading Poverty, wealth building and mindset training aka key thoughts in Kiyosaki’s ‘Rich dad, poor dad’ (part 2)

Poverty, wealth building and mindset training aka key thoughts in Kiyosaki’s ‘Rich dad, poor dad’ (part 1)

‘ve read ‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’, the personal finance and motivation classic, for the first time good few years ago. And despite my memory being as solid as a sieve, there are some things I took out of that book Continue reading Poverty, wealth building and mindset training aka key thoughts in Kiyosaki’s ‘Rich dad, poor dad’ (part 1)

How you should be prepared for not having a job even when you have one

Well…if you haven’t felt it yet, it seems that our economy has turned from a big bowl into a sieve recently, and every minute people are falling through the holes as their jobs disappear. If you are suspecting that you might be heading in that direction too or just fancy a job change, here are some steps to help you prepare. The backup plan Sometimes … Continue reading How you should be prepared for not having a job even when you have one

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I was going to write a retirement article but I started watching K-Pop on YouTube instead

And it got me thinking about many, many things. You see, I enjoy K-Pop but not like normal people are supposed to enjoy it. While the actual music is sometimes interesting, I watch K-Pop videos because most of them are exceptionally well directed artistic performances. Some serious consideration for detail is present, as well as strong expression of style for each featured artist, even for … Continue reading I was going to write a retirement article but I started watching K-Pop on YouTube instead

Frugal habits that won’t make you seem ‘cheap’

While I personally don’t care all that much about what people think about my habits, I appreciate that this might be different for other people. And for these people frugality comes with a challenge – while it’s valid and important in everyday life, nobody really wants to come across as ‘cheap’ or ‘stingy’. In this article I’ll walk you through specific frugal habits which are … Continue reading Frugal habits that won’t make you seem ‘cheap’