The more we make, the more we spend. Mind Your Own Business The point of this chapter is that a financially healthy individual should be spending their spare time not spending their paychecks, but investing as much of it as possible in assets as defined by this book.
The asset and liability are main and critical factors to create the difference. People never get ahead financially even if they have plenty of money because they have opportunities that they fail to tap, he stresses. Overcoming Obstacles One might have expected that this section would include getting yourself financially prepared to actually take action and accomplish the investments that the book discusses, but the obstacles discussed here are all psychological.
Looking back at what some very non-Mustachian decisions cost us is embarrassing. This is the section of the book that causes a lot of controversy when discussed. So within time, when we get raises or a promotion, we end up spending more.
He advises on keeping the learning curve alive, taking courses, buying tapes, attending seminars. Even if it means taking a little bit of risks sometimes. Reply Grant November 8,5: Well, this section of the book redefines the word. In other words, by this definition, your primary residence is not an asset but a liability.
In a nutshell, this chapter redefines the term asset. Rich dad paid them very low wages deliberately so that would stir anger and a sense of injustice in them and eventually for them to realize that in order to get ahead, one must work for himself and not for others.
To that he throws in selling and marketing skills. If I had known this way of doing things and frankly, paid more attention to my wife things would be very different now. In the real world, outside the academics, something more than just grades is required.
There are some good points in the chapter that are great for life management take things one day at a time, for instancebut then the positive direction is ruined by statements that imply that your life has basically three choices: All you need to be is generous with what you have, and the powers will be generous with you.
This is what the author calls being trapped in the Rat Race. Our debt is very low for someone at our stage of education. Wealth comes from having enough assets that generate enough income so that all of your expenses are covered and there is enough left over to invest in more assets.
This is another lesson I strongly agree with: Out of all the lessons that were taught to the boys, this one was the most important. Aside from the points I mentioned above, one of my favorite parts of Rich Dad Poor Dad was near the end when Kiyosaki writes: Instead, the section mostly is filled with some very weak personal productivity tips.
This is another lesson I strongly agree with: The rich in fact do work, and they work quite hard.Good book review!
I imagine you and Ramit will appeal to different audiences at least initially. For some people, Ramit will grab their attention & help them make some significant progress financially and then after they’ve grown accustomed to their new financial lifestyle, may be.
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Rich Dad, Poor Dad. This book has been inspirational to many people, but the book seems to have produced as many critics as champions.
What about me? As I write this review, I’m reading this book for the third time. I thought it might be insightful to immediately mention the first two times I read the book and. Today, I’m going to do a book review on Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert T.
Kiyosaki. Honestly, it was on my to-read list for the longest time, but I never got to it until more recently.Download