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Tom Corley

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Rich Habits
General Finance
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Rahway, New Jersey, United States
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DINK (Dual Income, No Kids)

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What does it really take to be successful?  Despite most people thinking that successful people just got lucky – the reality is it take much more than that. Rich successful people have developed certain habits and beliefs that have guided them through their. In Tom Corley’s five-year Rich Habits study of 233 rich people and 128 poor people he discovered that your beliefs dictate your circumstances in life. The wealthy adopt certain beliefs that promote success. In ...
Posted: Jul 22 2017 @ 6:30 AM
Have you ever heard of Intermittent Fasting? I’ve been studying Intermittent Fasting since 2007. That’s when I discovered that 30% of the self-made millionaires in my study used it to stay lean (thin). What is Intermittent Fasting? Intermittent Fasting is the reduction in the number of meals you eat during a 24 hour period from three meals to two meals or even to one meal. Viewed another way, Intermittent Fasting requires that you ...
Posted: Jul 21 2017 @ 3:01 PM
  There once was a woman who was miserable with her life. She hated her low-paying, high stress job, yet worried every night about losing it. She and her husband were falling behind on their bills and their credit card debt kept growing. They constantly fought with each over their money problems. Her husband began coming home later and later every night. She suspected he might be cheating on her. She was ...
Posted: Jul 21 2017 @ 8:56 AM
One of the questions I get asked a lot from the media is this: How long does it take before the Rich Habits begin to produce results? According to my research, some Rich Habits start to pay dividends immediately and others take many years. If the Rich Habit you adopted is Dream-Setting (defining your dreams and then building goals around those dreams), it will take you about twelve years. The self-made millionaires in my ...
Posted: Jul 21 2017 @ 5:10 AM
The two main causes of unhappiness, in their order of significance are: Unmet Expectations and Lack of Control Over Your Work Life Unmet Expectations Definition of Unmet Expectation: Expectation + Negative Outcome. The University College London is well-known for it’s numerous, groundbreaking studies, such as the Habit Study, which readers of my articles are very familiar with. Another significant study they authored involved happiness, or rather, unhappiness. In this 2016 study, the researchers found compelling proof ...
Posted: Jul 20 2017 @ 5:14 AM
Success visits those who are very clear about the direction of their lives. It ignores everyone else. If you want to succeed in life, you need to get very specific about what it is you want in every aspect of your life. You need to think about everything you want. You need to write down what you want. You need to pursue what you want. Clarity starts the process. Clarity creates the vison. ...
Posted: Jul 19 2017 @ 5:52 AM
When Og Mandino, author of The Greatest Salesman in the World, was at his lowest, he used what little money he had to purchase a gun so he could end his life. Thankfully, he could not pull the trigger. But, that low point in his life, that disgust at being homeless and having lost his family to alcoholism, forced him to reevaluate and change his life. Mandino eventually did turn his ...
Posted: Jul 18 2017 @ 5:14 AM
Self-made millionaires swim in a sea of doubt. In my interviews with these extraordinary individuals, I was surprised to learn that while they were on their journey towards success, they were filled with doubt. What human being wouldn’t? Every day they faced challenges, had to navigate obstacles, made copious mistakes and generally felt like they were pushing a big ball up a hill. But they never quit because they believed in their mission. They ...
Posted: Jul 17 2017 @ 6:20 AM
What is an entrepreneur? On the surface these are wealthy and successful people – but there’s much more to them than that. Entrepreneurs posses beliefs that are a great part of their success – they take risks and they are fearless. Beliefs represent the acceptance of something without any proof to back up what we accept as fact. In Tom Corley’s five-year Rich Habits study of 233 rich people and 128 poor people ...
Posted: Jul 15 2017 @ 6:29 AM
Human being are hardwired to be followers. When we don’t do as others around us are doing, it creates stress and anxiety. This desire to follow the herd is a byproduct of human evolution. During the early part of our human existence, we quickly discovered that when we were part of the herd, it was harder for predators to attack. The Herd Doctrine ensured the very survival of our species. We ...
Posted: Jul 14 2017 @ 5:44 AM


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