This is a guest post by Robert, who lives in Calgary and worked as a financial adviser before retiring at age 35. He is married, has three kids and has returned to school with the goal of eventually living and working overseas.
Life is a game. Money is how we keep score.
And if you’re planning to win, here are the rules, according to Turner:
Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell and advertise.
But don’t get too caught up on the scorecard:
Every few seconds it changes – up an eighth, down an eighth -it’s like playing a slot machine. I lose $20 million, I gain $20 million.
I sometimes think I would happily exchange my set of problems for his set of problems, but that’s only because I don’t understand what the problems of the ultra-rich are. At least I know my friends don’t just like me for my money.