Tag Archives: how can i get rich

What does “Doing the Work” mean?

“Doing the work” is a phrase that I only heard for the first time a couple of years ago on (American) self development podcasts, like The 4 Hour Work Week. Initially, I wasn’t sure exactly what it meant. Was this some New Age, hippy bullshit? There was something curious about this phrase, at least to my (British, male) ears. […]

Baby steps for future millionaires (part 2)

Do you remember Baby Steps for Future Millionaires (Part 1)? Well, here are 10 more baby steps for you on the path to becoming a millionaire… Remember: a journey of a thousand miles starts with a first step. Re-programming our habits eventually creates incredible results. The magic is in the aggregation of marginal gains. 1. Imagine […]

The 3 numbers that can make you a millionaire

Last week I gave a talk to a room of people about 3 numbers that can change your life.  And I’d like to share them with you… I’d been invited to speak in London to a team in an American multinational company.  I was asked by a reader who I’ve got to know a bit […]

Dr Evil’s money mindset mistakes

We all make mistakes on the path to financial independence…the trick is to learn from them. If we know what doesn’t work, we can then do the opposite… Let’s look at the mistakes of the villains of the Bond films to see what we can learn from their money blueprint. Here are the Top 10 money mindset mistakes made by Dr […]

Understanding your money blueprint (Part 1)

What if the entire personal finance industry is focussing us on the wrong things? What if the key to getting rich is not just choosing good investments?…important though that is. Instead, what if the key to getting rich lies in how we think about money and wealth? Mental models are ways of looking at the world. […]

Baby steps for future millionaires (part 1)

A journey of a thousand miles starts with a first step. For those that are new to the concept of financial independence, here are 10 baby steps on The Path to becoming a millionaire. Re-programming our habits eventually creates incredible results. The magic is in the aggregation of marginal gains. 1. Go one day without spending […]

How they did it: 12% per year

The unofficial sub-title of this site is How They Did It, with “It” being achieving financial independence. The Escape Artist worked in finance and was fortunate to enjoy a salary higher than the UK average. This certainly helps but only as long as you don’t allow yourself to fall prey to lifestyle inflation.  A higher […]