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7 Greatest Wealth Lessons Picked By An Entrepreneur Who Finally ‘Made It’

7 Greatest Wealth Lessons Picked By An Entrepreneur Who Finally ‘Made It’

Originally published on Forbes.com When Roberto Monaco left Tony Robbins’ company to start his own business, he struggled. For 6 years he had worked as a Peak Performance Strategist and speaker for Anthony Robbins Companies. He gave over 3,000 talks–a good number of them in Portuguese, his native tongue– and was extremely successful, consistently ranking…

3 Realities That Make Personal Finance Different for Entrepreneurs

Why Personal Finance is Different for Entrepreneurs

3 Realities That Make Personal Finance Different for Entrepreneurs

Originally published on Entrepreneur.com In my experience, financial planners and entrepreneurs see the world from completely different perspectives. And they each think the other is a little bit crazy. For example, financial planners think entrepreneurs love risk; whereas entrepreneurs wonder why anyone would take the risk of putting money into the stock of companies you…

3 Ways It Seems You’re Working Hard When You’re Really Just Burning Yourself Out

3 Ways It Seems You’re Working Hard When You’re Really Just Burning Yourself Out

Originally published on Entrepreneur.com Entrepreneurs, perhaps more than any other group, are always in danger of burnout. It’s a constant battle to keep the proper boundaries between business, family and leisure time. Many entrepreneurs end up losing the battle. It’s easy to see why. They don’t punch out their time card at five o’clock. They don’t…

StrengthsVesting – Driving your Personal Finances by Leveraging Your Strengths

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StrengthsVesting – Driving your Personal Finances by Leveraging Your Strengths

Which kind of investor are you, and what kinds of investments should you be considering? Let’s start with where you shouldn’t invest (these are only examples, and not meant as advice specific to your situation:) There’s chasing after the hottest stock. There’s gambling. There’s investing in things you don’t understand. There’s deferring your investing strategy and…

A Personal Finance Checklist for Entrepreneurs

A Personal Finance Checklist for Entrepreneurs

A Personal Finance Checklist for Entrepreneurs

Originally published on Forbes.com It often seems that personal finance advice given to business owners is the same advice given to employees. The problem is that business owners have different kinds of assets, liabilities, cash flow demands, and tax structures than employees, and not taking these into account during traditional financial planning could mean significant oversights that could leave a business owner over-exposed in…

Wealth Factory Gets a New CEO (and this is a really good thing)

Wealth Factory Gets a New CEO (and this is a really good thing)

Wealth Factory Gets a New CEO (and this is a really good thing)

Garrett has stepped down as CEO. He’s our visionary, our leader, and our human encyclopedia when it comes to personal finance. Moving forward, Garrett gets to focus full time on developing and simplifying personal finance strategies for entrepreneurs. You’ll probably see even more of him than you’ve seen before. Garrett is replacing himself as CEO with Norm Westervelt. Norm…