The Weekly Summary - Issue 21.2 - Personal Finance Edition

By tvlachak | The Weekly Summary | 3 Sep 2020

Issue 21.2 / September 2, 2020

Personal Finance

Money is only a tool. It will take you wherever you wish, but it will not replace you as the driver. - Ayn Rand

Prepare a ‘financial go-bag’ just in case of an emergency.

Are you one of the lucky 14 million Americans benefiting from this IRS glitch?

The Great Wealth Transfer is upon us. There are estimates of 15 to 70 trillion dollars that will be passed down from the current generation to the next in the coming decades. This will have an obvious impact on the economy and will be a humongous wealth event of historic proportions. The financial industry is trying to prepare for this financial event for there are many factors to consider.

This is an outstanding two-part series on generational wealth. Part 1 presents the problems and part 2 offers some solutions.

Three things to think about when trying to build wealth.

A generational wealth book list on Amazon with four or more stars.

Gen Z is now earning, spending, and investing money.

I came across an unpopular opinion that the Rich Dad Poor Dad book is not a good starter read for personal finance.

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