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James G Burns
Book reviews what three self-made billionaires stated was the best investment advice they ever heard and then shows how to apply individually.
The book shows three fundamental financial tools that self-made billionaires state they have used to become successful. Chapter after chapter establishes the coming financial storm due to an increasing population, increased seniors using benefits at historic numbers and much more. Why the pie chart of allocation is not useful to the individual and an incredible alternative. At the end of each chapter the main points are summed up for the reader on what their take-away should be.
Hope is not an investment strategy.
If you’re like most people, you hope for a comfortable retirement doing what you like to do, free from financial worry. But have you asked yourself the tough questions that need answering before you can begin attaining your retirement goals? Do you even know,in specific detail,what your goals are? Do you want to live in the lap of luxury or merely continue living the lifestyle you currently enjoy? And do you know what it’s going to take to be able to do those things?
Most people have never really taken a hard look at where they are financially and what it would take to reach their goals. That’s because financial decisions are emotional and difficult, and change often involves risk. But change is what’s needed if you want to start thinking and acting like someone in control of his or her finances.
Investors think differently than non-investors and I need you start thinking like an investor if we’re going to get your money to start
working for you.
Before we get started, though, I want you to understand a few things about my approach to wealth building. While I believe that you can amass great wealth by sticking to these pillars of wealth, I don’t want you thinking that this is a get-rich-quick book...