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There is no secret to becoming a great investor; you just need to learn to sit still and do nothing.

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I have good news, becoming a millionaire is incredibly simple.

I also have some bad news. It’s also incredibly boring. Overhyped investments like meme-stock or the newest crypto-asset promise to launch you to the moon; they are just as likely to blow up in your face.

If you are the…

#4 — The first dollar you invest for your future freedom

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Failing to celebrate small wins is a recipe for burnout.

This is especially true if you have ambitious money goals like weaning yourself off the comfort and security of a bi-weekly paycheck or building a financial legacy to pass down to your kids.

Goals like this can take years, decades…

Here’s how you can apply this timeless advice to save your finances

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We still struggle with the same money problems we did 2,000 years ago.

Evidence of this can be found in the following quote from Seneca, the ancient stoic philosopher born in 4 BC.

“It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is…

You should focus on your work, not your investments. Most people get this wrong.

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Learn to invest when the amounts are small, or you’ll never be ready when the amounts are large.

The mistake a lot of new investors make is thinking that they need to make big investment returns right away to turn their small amounts into large amounts as quickly as possible…

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