Rich Archive

  • “Poor” is not a standard definition

    Tweet If you have a million dollar income but you borrow money from someone who makes less than you do, you’re poor. I know it sounds offbeat and not quite right but think about it: Who borrows? Those who don’t have any money. And who […]

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  • Acting rich is not the same as feeling rich

    Tweet The typical idea of acting rich is to drive a huge Mercedes or BMW, live in a posh condo in downtown Manhattan, or a huge McMansion in Silicon Valley. The only problem is that people who aren’t millionaires, and own huge McMansions with BMWs […]

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  • My Goal: What I am really Working and Saving Towards

    Tweet Sometimes I ask myself why working all the time to make all this money. What is my purpose? I don’t really care about reaching a million Yes, I put it as my goal to reach financial milestones, but I couldn’t care less about the […]

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  • Living like poor millionaires

    Tweet Note: Leah in the comments says she felt uncomfortable reading this (and 2 people agreed, because they “Liked” her comment). I can see what she means to some extent, but I should note that if you don’t want to read personal articles about me, […]

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  • Why do people at higher incomes have increased anxiety?

    Tweet From this post: Canadias and Debt, I posted this graph and made a comment about how it was surprising to me that people with higher incomes would be less satisfied with the current state of their finances. By at least 15% – 20%! So […]

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