Money management is the hardest part of becoming financially secure, wealthy and then independent. Spending less than you earn and investing the difference are the big rocks in the jar. You need to get this right.
It is impossible to build wealth unless you can create a gap between income and expenditure. There are many hacks to widen your gap by improving efficiency, which means. Some delayed gratification in terms of lower spending now will help you build your wealth faster.
As you increase your salary, increasing your savings rate becomes relatively more efficient than earning more. This is due to the effect of what will become your largest by far expense – tax.
Keeping your spending at the previous level when your salary increases is a powerful way to grow the gap.
The articles listed will give you ideas on how you can increase the gap between income and expenditure by improving tax efficiency, changing your mindset and using a money management system
Money Management Articles
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Over team, these miniscule changes to your money management add up to significant changes to your savings rate and wealth accumulation.
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