The Wealth Creation Machine

“Are you looking to build wealth?”

“Do you want to secure your financial future?”

“How about free money every month?!”

If you answered “YES” to any of the above questions…

YOU NEED A PENSION!

Pensions are in somewhat of a marketing crisis. They are more important than ever, but chronically misunderstood.

‘Pensions’ are seen by many as a dirty word. The word isn’t sexy or alluring and tends to conjure up images of withering away in later life, too old to enjoy your money.

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Memento Mori: Carpe Diem’s Older Brother

The gods envy us. They envy us because we’re mortal, because any moment may be our last.

Everything is more beautiful because we’re doomed. You will never be lovelier than you are now.

We will never be here again.

Homer, The Iliad

Personal finance is much more than numbers and equations (if only it was that simple). It is also about behaviour and psychology. Habits, perspectives and your own thought processes. 

After all, we are only human. 

As such, there is a lot one can learn from philosophy to apply to personal finance and investing. 

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