“Too many people spend money they havent earned, to buy things they dont want, to impress people that they dont like.” ? Will Rogers
Back to the fancy cars and big houses. Thats where much of the middle class spend their money. Drive through a middle class neighborhood and you will usually see brand new cars, expensive landscaping and high-dollar homes. The rich understand that to become wealthy, you have to want money more than you want things. If you keep buying things, your money will keep going with them. Its funny how that works. For example, Warren Buffett still lives in the same home he bought in 1958. And he only paid $31,500 for it.
Stop buying things and start focusing on keeping, saving and investing the money you earn. If you are a shopaholic, start shopping for assets. Continue reading 7. The middle class focus on saving, the rich focus on earning