Why personal finance doesn’t have to be complicated

Source: The Index Card - HAROLD POLLACK https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JdUKhgW1gOo Rule #1: Strive to save 10 - 20% of your gross income Rule #2: Pay your credit card balance in full, every month Rule #3: Max out your 401(k) and other tax-advantaged savings accounts Rule #4: Never buy or sell individual stocks Rule #5: Buy low fees, … Continue reading Why personal finance doesn’t have to be complicated

How to prioritise your workload and manage your time more effectively

Source: The little book of big management theories - JAMES MCGRATH & BOB BATES - THE EISENHOWER PRINCIPLE -  The Eisenhower principle describes how President Dwight D. Eisenhower organised his workload. Eisenhower's insight was that you should throw away all those to-do lists that you laboriously update each day and instead concentrate on doing what's … Continue reading How to prioritise your workload and manage your time more effectively

Why new year’s resolution don’t work

Source: The art of thinking clearly - ROLF DOBELLI - PROCRASTINATION -  A friend has tried to quit smoking every day for the past ten years. Each cigarette is his last. And me? My tax returns haven been lying on my desk for six months, waiting to be completed. I haven't yet given up hope … Continue reading Why new year’s resolution don’t work