Tag Archives : mental strength


Pay Yourself First is the Key to Wealth! 3

All fundamental wealth begins with paying yourself first. Unless you are going to inherit the money or win the lottery or get lucky somehow, all fundamental wealth and financial security begins when you decide to pay yourself first. You need to decide that when you go to wrk, the first person that is going to be paid is you. Not the government, not the credit companies but you. Once you make this decision, that is when it all changes. Pay yourself first is the idea that that you should routinely and automatically put money into a savings account before anybody else gets their hands on it. This means that you […]


Why you feel poor earning £30k a year!

Many people earning between £20,000 – £30,000 a year feel as though they are not earning enough and would classify themselves as being poor. But according to the world economics forum, the global average wage stands at $17,760 or £11,597.So whilst the average person in the UK earning £30,000 a year is evidently not poor, many people in this situation certainly feel as though they are. So why is this so? People, especially in the western world, don’t compare themselves with other countries, but rather compare themselves to their neighbours. So it really sucks when you live in an average neighbourhood and drive one mile past a £1 million mansion. What we […]


The reasons why young people are afraid of investing!

The question I always seem to ask myself is why young people are not investing any money. If you ask any of your friends in their 20’s about how much they have invested, you are bound to get responses like “what?” or “ I don’t earn enough to invest!”. A lot of people will follow this up by saying something like “I don”t have a clue on how to pick stocks” and that’s the irony because successful investing is not about picking stocks; especially at a young age. Although it is true that some twenty somethings may now be participating in their pensions (with the new work place pension scheme), […]


Key Lessons from Secrets of The Millionaire Mind – T.Harv Eker

If you’re looking to get rich, the best place to start is in your head. Napoleon Hill, author of the best seller ‘Think and Grow Rich‘ emphasised that accumulating wealth is more about mentality than anything else. T. Harv Eker — who not only studied incredibly wealthy people, but worked his way up from nothing to millionaire status — noticed that the difference between wealthy people and average people is mental.  Average people make the same sorts of crippling choices over and over agin that leave them in the same position and not able to get ahead financially.   Stop complaining — out loud and in your head — if […]