Financial Success: How much of it actually is self-made?

"I am a self-made millionaire." You may have heard of someone materially successful made a remark like that before. The adjective denotes the achievement of something important purely through one's own efforts only. And we tend to compare self-made wealth with inherited wealth; wealth passed down from one generation to the other. Today, I am …

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Financial Success: How to be content and enjoy what you have

"Isn't this supposed to be a financial blog?" some of you may ask. Yes, it still is. Today, I am writing a blog post on a very important aspect of material success and that is the happiness wealth suppose to bring. Let's be real honest here: given a choice, we all want more money in …

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