Do you want, as the grandfather of the heroine of one joke, “so that there are no poor”? Take away their money. In particular, cash – coins and pieces of paper. It is the despicable metal, which is in the hands of low-income citizens, and is their worst enemy. On the one hand, it is difficult to consider money as a problem if you can afford to heat a fireplace with them, for example.
Sometimes it seems that all we lack for complete happiness is a certain amount of multi-colored pieces of paper with watermarks. Saying yes to money, you say no to poverty – everything seems to be logical. A bundle of notes in a box with socks is seen only as a guarantee of a comfortable life and carefree old age.
The irony is that most people who love cash and get used to it, do not deny themselves the pleasure of using electronic money. Even those who are demented as credit cards are still buying magnetic cards to travel by public transport, use discount cards when shopping, have a bank account and try to pay for utility bills through terminals so as not to lose time in queues. Of course, it’s difficult to do without cash at all – you never know, you will need to leave a waiter for tea or buy a bottle of water in a stall. But, by and large, the better you feel financially, the less you need cash and the easier it is to avoid having to use it. Continue reading
1. Investing in yourself
By investing in yourself and your knowledge, you increase your value in the market. However, there is one trick. By gaining only knowledge and not putting it into practice, you significantly reduce your potential value.
Those who receive knowledge and bring it to life achieve maximum efficiency. Invest in the knowledge that you need at the current time to achieve goals.
2. Bank deposits
Bank deposits are the most conservative instrument, it is the most stable and guaranteed, in addition, deposits of up to 700 thousand rubles. insured by the state (we are talking about Russia).
Bank deposits train the habit of regularly saving money, which is so useful for a novice investor. In addition, it is psychologically easier to start investing here, as the investor knows in advance all the conditions and what kind of profit he will receive as a result, without being afraid of losing anything. Continue reading
The most accurate statements, overheard in the elevator of the most famous investment bank, from people who own almost all the money in the world
There is a person on Wall Street who, working at one of the largest and most reputable investment banks in the world, Goldman Sachs, maintains a twitter account where he collects quotes that are eavesdropped on the elevators of Wall Street offices. Although they are sometimes arrogant and funny, they reveal the truth of life.
So, here are the 60 most accurate statements of people who own almost all the money in the world:
1. Teach a person to fish, and he will again vote for the one who promises to give him this fish.
2. If I get fired, it will be a good test of my wife’s loyalty, but if I get promoted, then by checking me. Continue reading