The First Thing Bill Gates Bought When He Got Rich

The First Thing Bill Gates Bought When He Got Rich

It’s a common fantasy: If you suddenly received a huge pile of money, what would be the first thing you buy? A new hat? A car? A house? A paradise island? All of them, with an NBA team or two on the side? Even someone like Bill Gates, a man famously sitting on a...
The Real Crazy Rich Asians of China

The Real Crazy Rich Asians of China

You know, nothing says ideal communist utopia where everyone is equal… like modern China. It became clear after the death of Chairman Mao that killing all the rich people and taking their stuff was not a great long-term strategy for economic growth. Because you...
The Top 10 Lessons I Learned from 500 Books

The Top 10 Lessons I Learned from 500 Books

  The very first personal development book I read was “To Understand & Be Understood”. That was about 16 years ago and from then, I’ve been a crazy reader. I’ve read hundreds of books in the last 16 years and I think it might be good if I share with you the...
What Truly Separates the Rich from the Poor

What Truly Separates the Rich from the Poor

In the world we live in today, the richest 1% of the population controls 48% of the total wealth and the top 80 richest individuals are worth as much as half the world’s population or roughly 3.5 billion people. When considering these figures, there is no doubting the...
The 5 Money Mistakes to Avoid in Your 20s

The 5 Money Mistakes to Avoid in Your 20s

  In this video here, we’re gonna be talking about the biggest financial mistakes that people make particularly in their 20’s. Now some of these are mistakes that I have made myself and I’m gonna share my personal experience with each of these...
How a $100 Billion Fund Is Changing Investing

How a $100 Billion Fund Is Changing Investing

  These days, everyone’s talking about WeWork. This fall, WeWork scrapped a planned IPO and ran dangerously short of cash. The office space startup turned to SoftBank for a rescue deal that saw its valuation, once as high as $47 billion, fall to under $8...
A Minimalist Approach to Personal Finance

A Minimalist Approach to Personal Finance

  For most of my life I wasn’t very good with money. I made it and I spent it, the money came in and ,out and since nearly eight out of ten Americans live paycheck to paycheck. I’m guessing that’s something that you can relate to as well. After...
Elon Musk: How To Achieve 10x More Than Your Peers

Elon Musk: How To Achieve 10x More Than Your Peers

  In five hundred years, we may look back and say, “Elon Musk was the single most influential person of our entire century.” He has been able to do more in his 46 years than most of us could hope to do in ten lifetimes and yes, part of that is because...
How The Economic Machine Works by Ray Dalio

How The Economic Machine Works by Ray Dalio

  How the economic machine works, in 30 minutes. The economy works like a simple machine. But many people don’t understand it — or they don’t agree on how it works — and this has led to a lot of needless economic suffering. I feel a deep sense of...