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Emulating Walt Disney to develop my life plan

We’ve all heard of Walt Disney whether it be because of movies, theme parks, characters or all of the above. The more I read about Walt Disney this was not an accident. Lately I’ve been writing about having a life plan. Does anyone actually do this? The image above was put together by Walt Disney …

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What I learned from my grandfather’s passing

This past weekend my grandfather passed away. Anytime something like this happens its never fun. There are certainly memories shared and lots of tears. I’m sitting here writing this about 36 hours after he passed away and a mere 72 hours before anything was really wrong. It went too fast. It always does in situations …

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Putting in the work; how to get everything you want in life

We’ve come along way you and I. In the past we’ve thought about the vision for our life and we even took that vision and broke it down into shorter time frame goals. Now its time to take those longer term goals, establish short term priorities and put in the work. Even with all of …

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What do I do now that I’ve got a vision for my life?

In a previous post I laid out a few simple steps to put together a vision for your life. I’d highly recommend taking a look at that post as this post should follow that one up nicely. I don’t know about you but it seems there are those few people everyone knows that seem to …

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3 Crucial steps to determine your life’s vision

For a number of years I would set goals or objectives for some point in the future. Usually it was a few months or a year down the road. Like almost everyone it seems like I would start out strong and then just fade over time. I’d fade to the point that by the time …

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3 Keys I used to add 250k in net worth over 7 years

I track a few items each month related to my personal finances but the one that I look to most often is my net worth. I started back in 2015 and its gratifying to take the 10 minutes on the 1st of every month to see if my family and I took positive steps towards …

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Writing about Earning, Automating and Tracking

The “eat” part of eat.money is an acronym that stands for Earn, Automate, and Track. As I was thinking about the keys that got me to where I’m at today in life, not just financially, I believe these are it. I wanted to give a little insight into the types of things I’ll be writing …