All too often younger workers say retirement and estate planning is too far away while older workers say the bar is just too high. The truth is that living paycheck to paycheck deprives them of the option. Your Money Lab provides the tools to build a reserve fund, and I can’t stress how valuable this is. Stealing from the quote below just remember that you work hard for your money and you deserve to keep a little and let it work for you.
Once you have money to invest, the opportunities will open up for you. There are many different resources and financial education programs available many of these are free. The hard part is getting together a few dollars earmarked for tomorrow rather than today. The easy part will be finding someone who will help you invest it wisely.
If you have been thinking of “retirement planning” as waiting a lifetime to see if you are a winner or loser in the game of life, you are preparing to lose. If you will think of it as the learning process derived from every decision you make (be it right or wrong) and you will start tomorrow, you are already prepared to win.
We go to school to learn to work hard for money. I write books and create products that teach people how to have money work hard for them.