Money

The Two Paths to Financial Freedom

2 Paths to Financial Freedom

Earlier in the year, I was speaking to a friend who works at JP Morgan. He's young (about 23), and passed through their graduate training programme to land a top job. The starting salary was an impressive £60,000. 

He wasn't happy though. A typical working day sees him wake at around 5.30am and, sometimes, return home at 9pm. Occasionally, he's also required to work at the weekend. 

Why you're too Scared to make a Living from your Passion

make a living from your passion

The System has a strangle hold over our lives in two vital areas - personal and professional. 

Last month, I explored how it constrains you personally; influencing you to be anxious about the future, keeping you distracted through information overload, making you afraid to act for fear of what other people may think or say and encouraging you to spend your life chasing instead of living in the moment.  

Why I paid $100,000 to look like this!

The $100,000 body

Why, you might ask, have I posted this ridiculous picture of myself on my supposedly serious blog? 

Do I need some attention?

Have I decided to turn Screw the System into a health and fitness blog?

Have I lost my mind?

None of the above. 

Why Earning $1500 a week isn't Enough

Financial Freedom

I'm gettin' paid right now!!!  

The sun is out, the kids are on their school holidays and my tennis camps are packed. I'm making money. Maybe not BIG money, but I'm clearing over $1500 a week.

Whoops, I shouldn't have said that.

Why $65 a day buys you a Ticket to Live your Dreams

live your dreams by stop buying shit you don't need

What's your dream? Maybe it's to write a book or start a blog. Perhaps it's to set up a business. Maybe you want to excel as a coach or become a sports star. 

Whatever it is, we all have to face the issue of how to support ourselves while we pursue this vision.

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