5 Tips to Grow Your Wealth, One Day at a Time
The first step to growing your wealth is to become proactive. Proactive people don’t sit around waiting for money to magically land in their lap, but they go after it. They find ways to grow their wealth. The only way your wealth will grow steadily is if you become proactive. There are many ways that you can achieve an increase in your wealth such as through savings, additional jobs, and investments. Here are five tips to give you a head start in growing your wealth:
1. Save 50% of Every Pay Increase
When your boss gives you a pay increase, the joy of earning more money than before is overwhelming. Even though you may be looking to spend the additional cash, reject that idea for now. Instead of buying new clothes or eating out at a fancy restaurant, invest half of the money. Down the line, you will be glad that you didn’t spend it, especially when your earnings will get a boost. Remember to do this with every salary increase or bonus that you receive.
2. Write a Blog to Make Passive Income
Writing may not be your forte, but it’s a great way to earn passive income. All you need to do is pick a topic that you love and spread the word about your blog. You can earn money and exposure for your blog through sponsorships, ads, and any products that you sell. This proven formula has seen people make $5,000 to 50,000 each month so why not jump on the bandwagon.
3. Buy and Sell Items to Generate Money
Purchase items for less and sell them for a profit online. You can purchase new or slightly used items that the owner has no need for anymore and sell to someone that may have a need for it. There are several sites available online that will let you buy and sell items for a small fee for joining.
4. Invest in Shares
The get rich scheme has worked for most investors in the past. Although this is a risky endeavour, as you may hit a rough patch and not receive any gains in return, but mostly, it works. It allows you to invest your money in shares and if the share prices increase, you receive a return. If you are comfortable with taking risks or are a risk taker by nature, by all means, take the risk. If your luck isn’t all that great, sit this one out.
5. Purchase Real Estate
Investing in real estate is a good long-term investment that you should try. Most people have seen a growth in their wealth after investing in property. Just like investing in shares, it can blow up in your face also. For the most part, it’s a safer investment than the latter so do give it a go.
These tips will help you grow your wealth, but don’t expect to become an overnight millionaire, as it takes time to get rich.
A Selection of Think and Grow Rich Quotes by Napoleon Hill
“The starting point of all achievement is DESIRE. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desire brings weak results, just as a small fire makes a small amount of heat.” ~ Napoleon Hill
“You are the master of your destiny. You can influence, direct and control your own environment. You can make your life what you want it to be.” ~ Napoleon Hill
“When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.” ~ Napoleon Hill
“Before success comes in any man’s life, he is sure to meet with much temporary defeat, and, perhaps, some failure. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and most logical thing to do is to quit. That is exactly what the majority of men do. More than five hundred of the most successful men this country has ever known told the author their greatest success came just one step beyond the point at which defeat had overtaken them.” ~ Napoleon Hill
“Set your mind on a definite goal and observe how quickly the world stands aside to let you pass.” ~ Napoleon Hill