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Should I Get Into Real Estate?

Doing your best to clarify your goals and objectives is helpful, along with diversifying. Owning income-generating real estate properties can be a great component of a well-rounded financial strategy for those who have an interest in that. However, you can also create a superb financial strategy without owning any commercial real estate or rental properties.

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Fear of Missing Out

Every investor is looking for the next big thing that starts from the ground and revolutionizes the world in a few short years. The problem is, for every one of those companies, hundreds fizzle out and fade into the sunset. Some of the most popular and valuable companies 20 years ago don’t even exist today. And some of the most popular and valuable companies today didn’t exist 20 years ago!

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What Would I Do If I Won the Lottery?

Last week, with the Powerball winner claiming the grand prize of $730 million and the Mega Millions at $1 billion, it got me thinking – what would I do if I won the lottery that much?  Doesn’t everyone wonder that every once in a while?  What would I do first with the money?  I know my wife wants a new backsplash in the kitchen, so I supposed we could get that done. Or buy the forever home. Should I claim the lump sum or the 30-year payout?  Do I tell my friends and family?  Do I tell my wife?  (Just kidding….sort of).  How do I ensure I don’t go bankrupt like a lot of lottery winners?  It all starts with putting together a plan.  Here are some initial thoughts on how I would react and what I would do.

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