The Best Defensive Position

  March 9, 2020  |    Conor   |    Investing

The best defense is a good offense. Scoring more points wins the game, plain and simple. In the game of personal finance, the same is true. For those looking to score more points, the answer doesn’t always lie in saving or investing more. Instead, it revolves around making sure your financial infrastructure is sound, secure,…

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Appearance vs. Reality: Cutting to the Financial Truth

  February 8, 2020  |    Conor   |    Paying Off Debt

One of the greatest themes in philosophy is the dichotomy between appearance and reality. The two, while closely linked, are often at odds with one another. Appearance and reality jockey for the lead in life, work, and personal finance. Social media exacerbates the duality of the realms. It bifurcates the two; pulling on a filtered…

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10 Steps to Become a Millionaire

  January 30, 2020  |    Conor   |    Investing

Everyone wants to become a millionaire; it’s part of the American dream. Our culture celebrates the status of becoming a millionaire, and for good reason, it takes significant focus and long-term effort to get there.  The reality is that with hard work and determination you too can become one. According to Fidelity’s Millionaire Outlook survey,…

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5 Steps to Rewire Your Brain for Financial Success

  January 12, 2020  |    Conor   |    The Rich Life

Developing good financial habits can be difficult. But if you want to develop better financial habits this year, you are not alone. Over 30% of people have made financial goals for the year ahead, and new habits are often needed to get there. The good news is that according to The Power of Habit, studies…

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Hack Your Way To Wealth

  November 4, 2019  |    Conor   |    Investing

Hacking. It’s the new way to prosperity. Escape the labor and enjoy the fruits. Get the juice without the squeeze. The allure of a quick win is what makes the hack is so appealing. But the good hacks, the ones worth pursuing, are hard to find. Their paths quickly become saturated and the arbitrage, which…

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Oversubscription And Goal Burnout

  March 12, 2019  |    Conor   |    Career

Quality is more important than quantity. We hear this all of the time. And it’s true, especially when it comes to setting financial goals. In his bestselling book, Your Best Year Ever, author Michael Hyatt takes a detailed look at how to set goals well. As an advocate of SMARTER goals, Hyatt tells readers to…

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