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The 4 Biggest Wealth Destroyers

When you’re building your wealth, it’s easy to look at only one side of the coin. You want to grow, grow, grow, but you might not be considering all of the things that eat away at that growth. In order to build and protect your wealth, you must know the associated risks. Only then can…

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5 Reasons People Struggle With Money

We all deal with money every day, so why is it that so many people still struggle with money? Make no mistake — there’s a lot of data, information and knowledge out there. But what if you have the wrong information, data and knowledge? Wouldn’t you want to know better, and then do better? So much of…

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An Important Lesson From A Famous Bank Robber

Willie Sutton was one of the most notorious bank robbers in the history of the United States. That was of course at a time when the banks were robbed from the outside; not as we have seen in the last hundred years and more recently, bankers robbing the banks from inside their own banking institutions.…

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A Ponzi Tale: Why There is No Security in Social Security

Franklin D. Roosevelt enacted the Social Security Act in 1935 which established Social Security. Social Security is funded through payroll taxes called Federal Insurance Contributions Act tax (FICA) or Self-Employed Contributions Act Tax (SECA). On January 31st, 1940, the first social security check was issued to Ms. Ida May Fuller, a former legal secretary. She…

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