Archive for: November 2013

6 Reasons You’re Not a Millionaire

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Want to be a millionaire? In 2012, Australian mining tycoon Gina Rinehart was officially declared the richest woman in the world, boasting assets of more than $26 billion. Not long after, Rinehart took heat for an article she wrote for the Australian Resources and Investment Magazine, where she suggested that those who wanted what she had should “spend less time drinking or smoking and socializing and more time working.”

“If you’re jealous of those with more money, don’t just sit there and complain. Do something to make more money yourself…”

Obviously, she didn’t run that article through a PR consultant before she submitted it.

 

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How to Ease the Pain of Dealing with Social Security

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At a retirement planning seminar I was leading recently, a few people groused about the difficulty of dealing with Social Security offices. There were a lot of nodding heads in the audience, although it’s hard to tell if their agreement stemmed from personal experience or just a general dissatisfaction with “the system.”

If dealing with Social Security is in your future, then read on for tips on how to make the system work for you.

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